Last night at 7 p.m., Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery that occurred in the area of Tremont Drive and the Bedford Highway in Halifax.The 21-year-old victim was approached by a suspect who was wearing a knife on his belt and demanded the victim turn over his smart phone. The suspect then fled the area. Multiple units responded to the scene, K9 conducted a search but the suspect was not located. The victim was not injured during this incident.
The suspect is described as a white man in his early 20’s, 5’7 tall, 145 lbs. with blond scruffy goatee/chinstrap and blond hair. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt with silver lettering on it and blue jeans.
Anyone with information about this robbery are asked to contact police at 490-5020. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1 800 222-TIPS (8477), submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.