Quesnel Mounties seek gun-wielding robbery suspect

By Greg Fry / CKPG Today
December 4, 2018 - 4:45pm

QUESNEL, B.C. — The Quesnel RCMP is seeking the public's help in locating a robbery suspect.

                    Sgt. Chris Riddle says the incident occurred yesterday (Dec.3) at around 5 p.m. at a business in the 200 block of Reid Street.

"The male suspect entered the business with his face covered, holding a handgun," he says. "The suspect produced a note demanding money. The clerk provided the suspect with an undisclosed amount of cash and left the business on foot."

The suspect is described as:

  • White
  • Brown eyes
  • Six feet, two inches tall
  • "Fit"
  • Wearing a black leather jacket
  • Grey hoodie
  • Black sweatpants

Riddle says the suspect was "physical" with the store clerk but notes the clerk did not sustain any physical injuries.

If you have any information you are asked to contact the Quesnel RCMP at 250-992-9211 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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