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January 19, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Commercial Robbery – C17-12996

On January 19, 2017, at approximately 2:15 a.m., Winnipeg Police responded to a report of a Commercial Robbery in the 500 block of Broadway.

Two suspects had entered a convenience store, accosted the lone clerk and stole a quantity of money. One of the suspects was armed with a firearm and discharged a weapon while fleeing the business. There were no reported injuries. A third suspect had remained outside.

Suspect 1. Male, approximately 5’6” in height with face covered.

Suspect 2. Male, approximately 5’6” in height with face covered, carrying a long-barreled firearm.

Suspect 3. Male, approximately 5’6” in height.

This investigation is continuing by members of the Major Crimes Unit. Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

  • Last Update: January 19, 2017

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