The RNC is asking for the public’s help to identify the person responsible for an armed robbery that occurred on Malta Street in St. John’s Oct. 20.
About 1:15 p.m. that day, RNC members responded to the report of the armed robbery at Empire Convenience.
A male suspect armed with a knife entered the store and demanded cash before fleeing the scene. There were no injuries sustained during the commission of the offence.
The male suspect is described as approximately 6’0” tall, 185 pounds with short hair. At the time of the incident he was described as wearing black jeans and had his face concealed.
Anyone who has information that would assist in identifying the person responsible 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.