Police Investigate Robbery

Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Halifax this morning.   At approximately 7:04 a.m. police responded to a robbery at the Needs Convenience Store at 6130 Chebucto Road. A woman came into the store, demanded money and cigarettes and assaulted the employee. the employee suffered non-life-threatening injuries, the suspect fled the area on foot. 
The suspect is described as a white woman in her twenties, with tattoos on both side of her neck, wearing a black toque, black hoodie, grey sweatpants and white shoes. 

Anyone with information about the incident or video from the area 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 using the P3 Tips App.