PRINCE GEORGE, BC: Police are currently investigating a Robbery attempt that occurred in a parking lot Wednesday night…
Police say just after 11:00 PM on Wednesday September 23, 2020, officers were called to a report of a robbery in a parking lot on the 400 block of Carney Street in Prince George.
Multiple frontline officers attended the area including a Police Dog Service team. Officers learned that a male had approached a female in the parking lot, produced what appeared to be a handgun, and demanded money. The suspect fired the gun twice, leading the victim and witnesses to believe the gun was a cap gun.
The suspect fled empty handed, west towards Douglas Street before police arrived. All efforts to locate the suspect were negative.
The suspect was wearing all dark clothing.
If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.