Public assistance requested: armed robbery in Greenwood, Nova Scotia

Greenwood, Nova Scotia – Kings District RCMP, with the assistance of Kings District General Investigation Section (GIS) and RCMP Police Dog Service (PDS) are investigating an armed robbery.

March 21, 2018 at approximately 8:10 p.m., a woman entered a grocery store in Greenwood and handed the pharmacists a note demanding prescription drugs and money. She told one pharmacist that she had a knife. The woman fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of contin and hydromorphone pills.

The suspect is described as white, 5-foot-6, with a medium build. The suspect had her face covered. No one was injured.

The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call Kings District RCMP at 902-765-3317. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

Nova Scotia RCMP



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