Esso Gas Station on John Street Road Robbed

Thunder Bay Police Service Unit 200

THUNDER BAY – Thunder Bay Police are asking for the public to assist in identifying the male responsible for an overnight robbery at the Esso Gas station located on John Street Road.

A male entered the store with his face covered and threatened the male employee with a box cutter while demanding money. The suspect left on a bicycle with a small quantity of cash.

The suspect is a male approximately 20 years of age. He is described as being 5’10” tall with brown eyes. He was wearing a black and grey hoodie with black sleeves and hood. He was wearing a black toque and face covering.

Anyone with information about this incident or recognizes this male is asked to contact the police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or