Man Sought in Pair of Winnipeg Robberies

Man Sought in Pair of Winnipeg Robberies

Robbery Suspect
Police are looking for this man, believed to be responsible for two Winnipeg robberies this month. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Police are looking for a man believed to be responsible for two separate commercial Winnipeg robberies.

The first happened July 9 at around 10:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Keewatin Street.

Police say the man entered a store brandishing a knife and demanded cigarettes. He made off with the items prior to police arriving on scene.

The following day at 12:30 a.m., another store was robbed in the 3500 block of Roblin Boulevard.

Police describe the man as aboriginal in appearance, between the ages of 20-25, 5’8″ to 5’10” in height, thin to medium build, short dark hair. The suspect had a tattoo on his right arm of a black outline of a cross approximately 13 centimetres in length.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).


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