PENTICTON, BC: The Penticton RCMP is seeking the public’s help with an Attempted Armed Robbery which occurred Tuesday evening at a downtown business…
Police say at approximately 5:50 PM, officers responded to a report of an Attempted Armed Robbery at a pawn shop in the downtown core.
Upon arrival, officers were advised that a male entered Mike’s Pawn Brokers at 333 Main Street brandishing what appeared to be a small handgun. The suspect demanded cash however left empty handed.
The suspect male is described
- 6’0″ tall
- 170 lbs.
- slim build
- wearing black track pants
- black shirt, grey zip up hoody
- blue baseball cap
TAYLOR MADEwritten across the front
- black gloves with white stripping on the back
- white running shoes and was sporting a fake beard.
The suspect male fled on foot northbound on Main Street. Police responded with extensive patrols being conducted, however, the suspect was not located.
Police are asking that anyone have information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Penticton RCMP at 250-492-4300 or via Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.