Happy Valley-Goose Bay RCMP are investigating an armed robbery that occurred there on the weekend.
Officers responded to a reported armed robbery Saturday night around 8:51 p.m. at the Labrador Mini Mart at 63 MacDonald Dr.
Police say a man entered the store with a knife and demanded cash and cigarettes. The clerk put an unknown amount of cigarettes and cash into a bag and the man then fled the store on foot. The clerk was not injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as being male, approximately 5 feet, two inches tall and thin. He was wearing a white and black striped hooded sweatshirt and light blue pants and also wore a balaclava and gloves.
Members of the Happy Valley-Goose Bay detachment and its general investigation section are investigating the incident.
The RCMP is encouraging any person who might have witnessed this armed robbery or who can identify the suspect to contact the local RCMP or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), text at TIP190 or use the secure web tips at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.
Witnesses may be eligible for a cash reward if their information leads to the arrest and conviction of anyone involved in criminal activity.