Police investigate Dartmouth robbery

Police investigate robbery

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a robbery that occurred August 13th in Dartmouth.

Just before 11:30 p.m. on August 13, officers responded to a report of a robbery in the area of the 0-100 block of Caledonia Rd.  The suspect approached the male victim in a parking lot and demanded the victim empty his pockets saying he had a gun and a knife.  No weapons were seen.  The victim did not comply and fled on foot and the suspect did not pursue.

The suspect is described as a white male, early 20’s, 6’0” tall with a slim build wearing an unzipped hoody and jeans and was last seen with a white female in her early 20’s, medium build, light blue and green hair wearing a light coloured t-shirt and pants.

K9 was deployed however, the suspect was not located and the investigation continues.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to call police at 902-490-5016. 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 texting a tip – Tip 202 + your message to 274637.