THUNDER BAY – CRIMEBEAT – UPDATED – Thunder Bay Police are investigating two robberies of Macs Convenience Stores which happened overnight. Just before midnight, the Mac’s store at May Street and Northern Avenue was robbed. Then just before 04:00AM the Mac’s on Waterloo Street was also the victim of a robbery.
Police are reporting there are no physical injuries in both instances, as well, in both robberies there were no weapons used.
Just before 4:00 a.m. TBPS officers were dispatched to the Macs Convenience Store located at 110 Waterloo Street on a report of a robbery that had just occurred.
The 25 year old male employee reported that two males entered the store and walked behind the counter and demanded money and cigarettes. The suspects took these items as well as lottery scratch tickets before the exited the store. Again the employee was not injured.
The suspects are described as Native Canadian males. The first male was wearing a black hoodie, black jeans and blue footwear. The second male is described as being 6’2″ tall and wearing a dark grey or black hoodie and blue pants and white shoes.
Anyone who can identify these males is asked to contact the Thunder Bay Police at 684-1200 or Crime stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.tipsubmit.com
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