The RNC is requesting the assistance of the general public in identifying the person responsible for an attempted robbery in the area of Topsail Road in Paradise about 7:40 p.m. Monday.
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RNC Patrol Services Division and Police Dog Services responded to the area of Topsail Road under the Outer Ring Road overpass to a report that a male had been approached by an unknown male who demanded money.
The male fled the area on foot empty handed.
There were no injuries during the incident.
At the time of the offence, the perpetrator was reported to be dressed in a black DC brand zip-up jacket, black pants and white/grey sneakers. He is described as approximately 5’9” in height and between 160-190 lbs.
Anyone who may have 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.