South Side Convenience Store Robberies
THUNDER BAY – CRIME – The Thunder Bay Police Service are currently investigating two south-side convenience store robberies that occurred on the evening of Thursday, March 22, 2018.
First, uniformed officers attended Alley’s Variety located on Franklin Street at 8:40 pm responding to a robbery that had just occurred. The 21-year-old female employee reported that a male with his face covered entered the store and demanded cash and cigarettes. The suspect then left on foot. The employee was not injured.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male approximately 5’7″ tall with a thick build. He was wearing grey sweatpants and a black Air Jordan hoodie.
Second, Officers attended Mac’s Convenience Store located on Waterloo Street at approximately 11:30 pm to take a report of a robbery.
The 41-year-old male employee stated that a male entered the store with his face covered and asked for money and cigarettes before leaving on foot. The employee was not injured.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male approximately 35 to 40 years of age. He is 5’8″ tall with a thick build. He was wearing grey sweatpants, a grey hoodie with the word “JEEP” on the front.
Anyone with information about either of these incidents or recognizes the suspect in these videos and images is asked to contact the police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 orwww.tipsubmit.com.