Yarmouth Town RCMP investigating armed robbery

December 29, 2021, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia…Yarmouth Town RCMP is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Main St. in Yarmouth.

At approximately 7:50 p.m. December 28, police responded to a report of an armed robbery at a grocery store on Main St. in Yarmouth. Police learned that a man had entered the store wearing a Halloween mask and had what appeared to be bear spray in his hand. The man demanded cash, which he was given, and left the store on foot. No one was injured.

The investigation is being led by the Yarmouth RCMP General Investigation Section, with assistance from Yarmouth Town RCMP. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Yarmouth Town RCMP at 902-742-8777. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.

File #: 2021-1916186