Release Date: November 8th, 2017 - 12:15pm
Originator: D/Sergeant Dave Costantini, One District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 Ext. 2415
Contact: Detective Tom Hockney, One District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 Ext. 2491
Location: Halton Hills
Halton Police are investigating an armed robbery in Georgetown.
At 7:38pm on Tuesday November 7th, 2017 Halton Police responded to a robbery call at the Norval Convenience Store located at 525 Guelph St in Georgetown.
Police learned that an employee had been robbed at gun point by three males. The males entered the store wearing masks, balaclava's and hoodies. One of the suspects was in possession of a black hand gun, while another was armed with a knife. The suspects were able to steal some cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash. The males then left the store and made good their escape. No one was injured in the robbery.
The suspects are described as:
Suspect 1 - Male white, 18-20 years old, 5'8, slim build, jacket with blue on top/grey on bottom, hood up, face covered with balaclava, black pants, black shoes, dark gloves. Carrying black pistol in right hand.
Suspect 2 - Male white, 18-20 years old, 5'8, slim build, jacket with black on arm/shoulder/hood, grey elsewhere, hood up, face mostly covered, carrying brown bag, dark gloves.
Suspect 3 - Male black, 18-20 years old, 5'10, stronger build with black jacket, hood up face covered, dark "Mechanix" type gloves.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the 1 District, Criminal Investigations Bureau, Detective Tom Hockney, at 905-825-4747 ext. 2491. Tips can be forwarded to Crime Stoppers; "See Something, Hear Something, Say Something" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.crimestoppers.ca or by texting "Tip201" with your message to 274637 (crimes).