**** HRP Media Release
Police Investigate Robbery
Halifax Regional Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in Halifax this afternoon.
On February 13th, 2020, at 1:44pm, Halifax Regional Police responded to the L.K. Yarns store at 5545 Young Street in Halifax for a robbery committed by a lone male who threatened staff with a knife. There were no injuries.
The suspect, a white male with dark complexion, 5’6”, concealing his face with a bandana, and wearing blue jeans and a long black winter jacket with brown fur trim, fled on foot towards Novalea Drive.
Anyone who witnessed the robbery or has information about this incident is asked to call police at 902-490-5020. 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 by using the P3 Tips app.