Suspect Wanted for Robbery

At approximately 1:00 p.m. on October 12, 2017 New Glasgow Regional Police was called to the scene of a robbery at a Tavern on Stewart Street New Glasgow. A lone suspect entered the Tavern and demanded a quantity of money. One staff member was present and was grabbed, assaulted and forced into a room. The staff member suffered minor injuries

The suspect fled the Tavern on foot with a quantity of cash. Police immediately responded and was assisted by Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit and Truro Police K-9.

The suspect is described as:    Shawn Daniel Bonvie

a 36 year old white male with short brown hair, blue eyes, 5’8” and  approximately 200lbs

last seen wearing a blue jeans and a brown zip up hooded sweater

The New Glasgow Regional Police Major Crime Unit is asking anyone with information about this incident or location of Shawn Daniel Bonvie is asked to contact New Glasgow Regional Police at 902-752-1941. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not tapped or traced. The public is asked to not approach this individual as police describe him as dangerous. The public is asked to call police immediately if you know his location or have any information about this robbery