Suspects sought in Dauphin gas station robbery
RCMP Cpl. Jennifer Clarke says investigators want to hear from any parents who are worried their kids may have been victimized.
Published Tuesday, February 9, 2016 9:53AM CST
Dauphin police are looking for two suspects after an attempted armed robbery at a gas station last weekend.
Police got a call about a robbery in progress around 8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 7.
Two males entered the gas station, armed with what appeared to be a firearm, said police. The suspects demanded money from the clerk, who locked an office door and called 911.
The suspects fled the store empty-handed.
Both suspects covered their faces. Police describe one of the suspects as tall, wearing dark clothing. The other is described as slightly shorter, wearing a white hooded winter jacket.
Anyone with information can call Dauphin RCMP at 204-622-5050 or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, submit a secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.comor text “TIPMAN” plus your message to CRIMES (274637).