February 22, 2012
Young Rd Robbery
Police looking for witness
to convenience store crime
by T. Hollingsworth Chwk RCMP
would like to speak with the woman who saw this take place. Above is
the video image of the suspect in the store two Friday's ago.
February 10, 2012, shortly before 10:00 am, a lone male entered the Young
Street Supermarket located at 9590 Young Road demanding cigarettes. The
clerk complied and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cigarette
The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5'5" tall, thin
build, and 160 pounds. He was wearing a blue and grey plaid pullover hooded
jacket, and a flat brimmed black baseball cap with a round sticker on the
brim. The male suspect had a bandana/handkerchief over his face to conceal
his identity. Police are releasing a still photograph that was obtained from
security video with the hopes someone may recognize the clothing the man was
wearing to help identify him.
"Police are also looking for a woman who entered the store as the suspect
was fleeing," said Corporal Tammy Hollingsworth. "We believe she is a
witness and may have valuable information."
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Chilliwack RCMP at
604-792-4611 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).
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