The RNC is seeking the public’s help to identify the suspect in an armed robbery about 6 p.m. Thursday at Marie’s Mini Mart on Crosbie Road in St. John’s.
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The female suspect, armed with a weapon, entered the store and demanded cash before fleeing the scene with an undisclosed amount.
There were no injuries during the incident.
The female suspect is described as approximately 5’6” tall with a thin build, and with blonde hair. She was described as wearing a pink jacket, glasses, and having a neck tattoo.
RNC officers from patrol services, police dog services, Criminal Investigation Division and forensic identification services responded to the location.
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.
RNC investigating armed robbery in St. John's
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is investigating another armed robbery in St. John's.
According to the RNC, officers responded to an armed robbery at a business in the centre of the city around 5:57 p.m. Thursday.
Police say the suspect entered the business with a weapon and left with an undisclosed amount of money. There were no injuries. The RNC K-9 unit, Criminal Investigation Division and Forensic Identification Section responded to the scene. Further information is expected to be released later today.