Belmont store robbed
Elgin County OPP are investigating a robbery at a Belmont food store where a man with a weapon demanded money from an employee. Officers from several OPP detachments responded to the call on Oct. 5 at about 7:30 p.m. The OPP canine unit and members of the emergency response team also attended the scene, police said. No one was injured during the robbery, police said. Police said the man left with an undisclosed amount of money. Elgin County OPP are searching for a man with an unshaven face believed to be over 40 years old. He was wearing dark pants with green on them and a grey jacket with fur around the hood and was carrying an older reusable green material shopping bag. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to Elgin County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).