Suspect in armed robbery sought

Barrie police are seeking a suspect in an armed robbery that occurred early Saturday morning.
About 1 a.m., the suspect entered a convenience store at 110 Little Avenue, displayed a knife and demanded the store clerk deliver the cash in the register, police report.
The suspect then gave the store clerk a grocery bag and demanded that he fill it with cigarettes. He then grabbed flavoured cigars from below the cash register counter.
The suspect, police report, took off on foot and was last seen heading southbound through the parking lot. Police are seeking the assistance of the community in identifying the suspect, described as: a white male, about 5’6” tall with a thin build, thick, dark eyebrows. He was wearing a light grey zip-front hooded sweatshirt, black “Puma” track pants, brown boots and a dark face covering with white (upside down) letters on it.
Investigating officers are asking anyone who may have information to please contact Constable Scott of the Barrie Police Service at 705-725-7025 ext. 2741 or rtscott@barriepolice.ca. Any information can be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online at www.p3tips.com.

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