Police in New Glasgow are looking for a male suspect in an attempted robbery that occurred in the evening of Sept. 23.
At 9:45 p.m., New Glasgow Regional Police responded to the Wilson Gas Bar on Marsh Street after an unknown adult man walked in carrying a shovel and demanded cigarettes.
Police say the suspect immediately fled the area on foot following a brief verbal altercation with a staff member.
New Glasgow Regional Police describe the suspect as:
- an adult male approximately five feet 10 inches tall
- medium build
- wearing a blue hoodie with white letters 'UNH Hockey'
- wearing yellow plaid pants, black sneakers and black and yellow gloves.
Anyone who has information on the suspect is asked to call the New Glasgow Regional Police at 902-752-1941. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a secure web tip at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca, or use the P3 Tips App.