Police investigate robbery with firearm

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a robbery that occurred Thursday January 13th 2022 between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m.

Just before 5 a.m. on January 13th 2022, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Comfort Inn at 560 Bedford Highway., Bedford.

Suspects entered a room at the hotel and robbed the victims inside at gun point. Currently Halifax Regional Police has five people in custody and the matter is currently under investigation by the Patrol Division and the Criminal Investigation Division- General Investigation Section. There is no further threat to public safety in this matter.

Anyone with information about this incident or the identity of the suspect(s) 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 using the P3 Tips App.