**** HRP Media Release
Police Investigate Robbery in Halifax
On April 1, 2020 at approximately 7:30 p.m. Halifax Regional Police responded to a Robbery at Needs Convenience located at 2616 Robie Street, Halifax.
A man had entered the store demanded money and assaulted the clerk. The suspect then fled on foot with a quantity of cash, cigarettes and lottery tickets. The clerk was not injured and no weapon was seen.
The suspect is described as a middle-aged white male with facial hair, at the time of the incident he was wearing a grey jacket, black pants and black shoes.
Investigators with the General Investigation Section of the Criminal Investigation Division are asking anyone with information about this incident 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.