Saturday, April 11, 2015
Armed & Very Dangerous
Corner store knocked off in broad daylight
Police vehicles respond to a robbery on
was just after noon Thursday when a man carrying a shotgun and a knife
went into a Wells Grocery in the 45000-block of Wells and demanded
Reports are, the bandit was handed a bag of money and grabbed some
cigarettes before fleeing on foot east down Wells Road.
Police attempted to seal the suspect in and set-up a perimeter for
blocks around the little corner store, but the suspect somehow managed
to give them the slip. A Police Dog Services K9 team was
brought in to try and acquire a track on the armed man. Police canvassed
the neighbourhood looking for possible witnesses.
No one was injured in the robbery.
The suspect is described as Caucasian wearing a black hat and a black
shirt. If you have information which could assist the Chilliwack RCMP
get this dangerous character off the streets and solve this crime, they
can be reached at 604-792-4611, or if you wish to remain anonymous call
Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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