One of two armed robbery suspects is pictured. The RNC is asking the public to help identify this suspect, and another seen in a video police released. The robbery took place at Needs Convenience on Topsail Road in Mount Pearl about 10:15 p.m. Aug. 12. — Submitted photo
The RNC is asking the public to help identify those responsible for an armed robbery that occurred at Needs Convenience on Topsail Road in Mount Pearl about 10:15 p.m. on Aug. 12.
The male suspects, both brandishing knives, entered the store and demanded cash and cigarettes before fleeing the scene with an undisclosed amount.
There were no injuries during the incident.
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The first male suspect is described as Middle Eastern, approximately 5’9” tall, 160 lbs with a pointy chin, pronounced cheek bones. He is also described as having dark hair and thick eyebrows. At the time of the incident he was described as wearing a grey hoodie with beige fur on the hood, blue jeans and sunglasses on his head.
The second male is described as approximately 5’9” and 160 lbs. At the time of the offence the suspect was wearing a blue hoodie, baseball cap on backwards and jeans.
Anyone who has information that would assist in identifying the suspects or anyone who may have any information in relation to this crime is asked to contact the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers website at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.