**** RCMP Media Release
RCMP seeking information in Gaspereau armed robbery
Kings District RCMP is investigating after an armed robbery at a gas station on Gaspereau River Rd. in Gaspereau yesterday.
At approximately 9:00 p.m. on September 30, police were dispatched to a complaint of an armed robbery at a gas station on Gaspereau River Rd. Police learned that a woman had entered the gas station and asked for cigarettes. When the employee returned with the cigarettes, the woman threatened the employee with a weapon and demanded money. The woman then fled the store with the stolen cigarettes and money.
The woman is described as being 5-foot-2 and was wearing a black mask, a black sweater with pink-striped arms, and grey pants with a dark stripe.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Kings District RCMP at 902-679-5555. 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 www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.