No gun recovered after robbery at 7 Eleven

By Jessica Lepp
March 13, 2016 - 9:21am

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops RCMP have arrested a male following an attempted robbery at the 7-Eleven in downtown Kamloops.

Sergeant Karen Delorey says is happened shortly before 8 am Saturday, when a man entered the store and attempted to take a number of items.

When the store clerk confronted the male, he indicated he had a gun in his pocket before taking off from the scene with the stolen goods.

RCMP were on scene within minutes and identified and apprehended the suspect.

Sgt Delorey says no weapon was found and there were no injuries.

Police are asking any witnesses to come forward with information.


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