Last night at 9:50 p.m., a man entered the Petro Canada store located at 650 Portland Street in Dartmouth. He produced a knife and demanded cash and cigarettes. The clerk turned over a quantity of each and the suspect then fled the store on foot. The clerk was not injured.
Halifax Regional Police officers searched the area but the suspect was not located. He is described as a white man, 5’6 to 5’10 in height, wearing a black checkered Helly Hansen jacket.
The investigation of this incident is ongoing.