Suspects sought in Dauphin gas station robbery
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).