Police investigate robbery

Halifax Regional Police is investigating a robbery that occurred in Dartmouth early this morning.

At approximately 2:35 a.m., officers responded to a robbery that had occurred at the Ultramar Gas station at 640 Windmill Road. A man with a knife entered the store, threatened the employee and demanded money. The suspect fled the area on foot with an amount of cash and cigarettes. The victim was not physically injured.

The suspect is described as a white man in his 20s, approximately 5’8” tall with a slim build and wearing a white jacket.

Anyone with information or video from the area is asked 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 by using the P3 Tips app.