Antigonish RCMP investigating robbery

Posted on May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017, Lower South River, Nova Scotia . . . On May 10 at 2:46 p.m., a man entered a convenience store in Lower South River. Two more individuals then entered the store, and a male jumped over the counter, demanded cash from the lone employee. No one was hurt and no weapons were seen.

The three individuals fled the scene in a small blue four-door vehicle, with an amount of cash . They are described as:

Black male in his 20’s, with a thin build, wearing a blue and white hoodie with an “Adidas” logo on each upper sleeve. He was wearing light brown pants and a flat-billed ball cap.
Black male in his 30, average height, large build, wearing a black, blue, and white Toronto Maple Leafs jacket. The Maple Leafs logo also appears on the back of the jacket. He was wearing a hoodie underneath, and a black-rimmed ball cap with white and red lettering on the brim. He has a moustache and partial beard.
white woman in her 20’s, heavy set, with blond hair and blue eyes, wearing dark clothing.
RCMP members from Antigonish, Guysborough, and Port Hawkesbury responded to this incident in attempts to locate the suspects and their vehicle. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Antigonish District RCMP at 902 863 6500. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

Note to media: a surveillance photo is attached.

Contact person:

Cpl. Jennifer Clarke
Media Relations Officer
Nova Scotia RCMP
Office: 902 720 5652
Cell: 902 222 0154


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