Kings District RCMP investigating armed robbery in Kingston


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Kings District RCMP investigating armed robbery in Kingston

Kings District RCMP is investigating after receiving a report of an armed robbery in Kingston.

At approximately​ 12:50​ p.m. on August 24, police received a complaint of an armed robbery on Bridge St. in Kingston. Police learned that between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. that morning, a man was robbed at knifepoint by two men. The two suspects pointed a knife at the victim and demanded the victim give them his shoes and his skateboard. The victim threw the items at the suspects and then ran away. No one was physically injured during this incident.

The first suspect is described as a white man who is approximately 6-foot tall and has a muscular build. The man had a shaved head and a mustache. He was wearing a white tank top, jean shorts and black running shoes with a basketball emblem near the toe.

The second suspect is described as a black man who was a bit taller than 6- feet and has a slim build. The man had wavy hair that was approximately an inch long. He was wearing a black hoodie, black pants and white shoes.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Kings District RCMP at​ 902-765-3317. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at​ 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at, or use the P3​ Tips App.

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