Thursday, July 24, 2014

Gas station robbed

Around 12:45 a.m. today, the Rainy River District OPP responded to an emergency robbery alarm at a gas station on the 500 block of King’s Highway.
Investigation revealed a heavy-set Caucasian male, about 5’8” tall, entered the gas station wearing a hooded black sweater, ball cap, dark blue jeans, and a neck warmer used to conceal his face.

The male brandished a knife and demanded money from the clerk.
After receiving cash from the register, the male fled eastbound on foot.
Police are continuing to investigate.
Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.
If they wish to remain anonymous, they may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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