RCMP looking for suspect after armed robbery in Assiniboia

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January 10, 2017 - 8:25pm
The suspect connected with an armed robbery at a business in Assiniboia, Sask. The suspect connected with an armed robbery at a business in Assiniboia, Sask.
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The suspect connected with an armed robbery at a business in Assiniboia, Sask.
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RCMP are searching for a suspect after a business was robbed in the small southern Saskatchewan community of Assiniboia.

The incident happened around 9:00 a.m. Monday on the 200 block of 1st Street East.

RCMP said a man entered the business and demanded money while motioning as though he had a gun. The suspect was able to get away in an unknown direction with an undisclosed amount of money.

No gun was ever seen, and no one was hurt.

Investigators believe the suspect left in a vehicle, however there are no witness reports of a vehicle description.

The suspect is said to have been wearing sweat pants, a hooded sweatshirt, and a balaclava.

If you have any information about this incident, call Assiniboia RCMP at 306-642-7110 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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