**** HRP Media Release
Police investigate Robbery
Halifax Regional Police is investigating a robbery that occurred this morning in Halifax.
At 01:50 AM on March 23rd, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Needs Convenience, located at 6130 Chebucto Road, in Halifax. A man entered the store and produced a knife and demanded the money from the cash register. He was last seen walking South bound on Windsor Street. The employee was not injured.
The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 5’4” in height, approximately 40-50 years of age, with a dark brown beard. He was wearing a dark coloured toque, black jacket, grey sweatpants, and grey and white sneakers.
The investigation is in its early stages and Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division are conducting the investigation.
Updates on the investigation will be provided when available.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call police at 902-490-5016. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submitting a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca or by using the P3 Tips app.