Sicamous RCMP look to identify suspect in early morning robbery
2020-12-07 09:12 PST
File # 2020-1950
RCMP in the Columbia-Shuswap region is seeking information that will lead to the identity of a person responsible for a robbery early Sunday morning in Sicamous.
On December 6, 2020 at 1:30 a.m., Sicamous RCMP responded to a report of a robbery at the 7-11 store situated on Rauma Crescent.
Police have learned that a lone suspect entered the store, approached the employee working behind the counter and demanded both money and cigarettes. The suspect fled the store with a small undisclosed amount of cash and some cigarettes.
Police were on scene within minutes of the report, and a police canine team was brought in from the Vernon North Okanagan Police Dog Services to attempt a track of the suspect. However the suspect was not located. No weapon was reportedly produced during the robbery.
The suspect was described as a Caucasian male, in his 50s, of a slender build, approximately 6 feet tall, with grey hair. He was wearing a pair of black pants, a black hoodie and a black mask covering his nose and mouth.
Anyone with information concerning this robbery can contact the Sicamous RCMP at 250-836-2878 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
Sgt. Murray McNeil
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Sgt. Murray McNeil by email at email@example.com or by phone at 250-836-2878
Cpl. Jesse O'DonagheyDistrict Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
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