Police investigate robbery

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Dartmouth yesterday evening.

At approximately 8 p.m. police received a report that a robbery had just occurred at Bombay Spices located at 530 Portland Street. A man entered the store, produced a knife and threatened the clerk before fleeing on foot with a quantity of cash. The employee was not physically injured.

The suspect is described as a white man, 20 to 30-years-old, approximately 5’5” tall with white hair and wearing a blue hoodie and a medical mask.

The investigation is ongoing, and 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.