Selkirk, Manitoba – On May 11, 2019, at approximately 7:20 pm, RCMP responded to a robbery at a business on Morris Avenue in Selkirk. A lone male entered the business wearing a mask. He had a knife and demanded items. The male then fled on a bicycle.
Later that night at approximately 11:05 pm, officers responded to a robbery at a business on Main Street in Selkirk. A lone male entered the business wearing a mask and carrying a knife. The suspect walked around the store erratically and left without taking anything.
While the incidents are similar in nature, investigators cannot confirm if it is the same suspect.
The suspect in both robberies is described as male, wearing a black balaclava, 5’5″- 5’9″ in height, slim build, and possibly in his 20s or 30s. In the second incident, the suspect is also wearing a brown winter jacket, blue jeans with holes and black shoes.
If anyone has any information about these incidents please call Selkirk RCMP at 204-482-1222 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or submit a secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.
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