At 12:56 a.m., 17 January, Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery that had just occurred at the Ultramar gas station 2816 Gottingen Street, Halifax. Staff reported a male wearing a mask entered the store demanding cigarettes. The suspect left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cigarettes in an unknown direction of travel. No one was injured, no weapons were observed. Patrol officers searched the area, but have not located the suspect. The suspect is described as: White male, 50’s, 5’8”, thin build, brown hair, blue eyes, beard brown and gray. Wearing: Black mask, green jacket, black sweat pants.
Police 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.