Another day, another corner store robbed, this time it was by needle-point.
The Mac’s at the intersection of Waterloo and Walsh had a real concerning incident occur this morning, a person with a mask, assumed to be a female, came into the store demanding cash while wielding a dirty used needle.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Thunder Bay Police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.tipsubmit.com .
Here’s the police media release issued at 10:45 am or so
Officers attend the Mac’s Convenience Store located on Waterloo Street to take a report of a robbery that had occurred just before 4:00 a.m. on April 9, 2018.
The 25-year-old male employee reported that a female entered the store with a mask and demanded cigarettes and cash. The employee complied with her demands and the female left the area on foot heading southbound on Waterloo Street towards Kingsway Ave.
The suspect is described as a Caucasian female wearing a black puffy nylon parka with black fur at the back of the jacket. She was wearing black leggings and grey boots with fur around the top of the boot.
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