Police are trying to identify a male suspect who robbed an Oshawa gas station at knifepoint early this morning.
On Monday, March 14, 2016, at approximately 4:15 a.m., officers from Central East Division responded to the Husky Gas Bar on Wilson Road South regarding a robbery that had just occurred. A lone male entered the store armed with a knife, grabbed a quantity of cash and cigarettes and then fled the area. Responding officers searched the area, including a K-9 team, but no arrests were made.
The employee was not physically injured during the robbery.
The suspect is described as: male, white, 25 to 30 years old, approximately 5’11” tall with a thin build. He was wearing a black hooded jacket, blue jeans, and a dark mask that covered his face.
Anyone with new information is asked to contact Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.