Police seek robbery suspect

RCMP are asking for the public's assistance in a robbery

  • Dec. 8, 2016 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday (Dec. 6) at 9:41 p.m., Quesnel RCMP officers responded to a robbery at a West Quesnel business.

A lone male entered the business wearing a dark coloured puffy jacket, dark pants and a red and white bandana to cover his mouth and lower face.

It is alleged the man selected an item from the shelf and approached the cashier to pay for the item. When the cashier opened the till to provide the man change the man threatened the cashier, reached into the cash register and stole a small amount of cash and exited the business on foot.

No one was harmed during the robbery.

The suspect is described as being of First Nations decent 5’10” to 5’11” in height with brown eyes and a deep voice.

Police are actively investigating this incident and ask that anyone with information about this case to call the Quesnel RCMP Detachment at (250) 992-9211 or contact BCCrimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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