RCMP investigate armed robbery
Pictou County District RCMP are investigating an armed robbery in the Town of Pictou.
Police say about 9:40 p.m. Thursday, they responded to a complaint of an armed robbery at a convenience store on West River Road in Pictou.
Upon attending the location, RCMP confirmed that a male suspect wearing a hoodie, a black mask and gloves entered the store armed with a knife and demanded cash from the employee.
The male suspect was described as being just under six feet tall, of medium build, in his late 20s to early 30s. The male suspect departed the store on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. Nobody was injured as a result of this incident.
The investigation is continuing and RCMP are asking anyone who has information or may have witnessed this incident to call Pictou District RCMP at 902-7554141. Should you wish to remain anonymous call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers. ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.