Police investigate robbery

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Halifax last night.

At approximately 11:15 p.m. police responded to a robbery in-progress at the Shoppers Drug Mart located at 6025 Almon Street.  A man entered the store and stole merchandise. He threatened the employees when they approached him and then fled the area on foot.

The suspect is described as white, approximately 5’5″ tall. At the time of the incident, he was wearing a grey jacket, camouflage pants, a hooded sweater and a black medical mask.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident or video from the area to call 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 using the P3 Tips App.