Attempted Robbery - 600 Block 11th Street East

Saskatoon Police are investigating after the attempted robbery of an off sale yesterday evening.

At approximately 5:00 p.m., January 31, 2017, Police responded to a report that a lone male entered an off sale in the 600 block of 11th Street East and demanded cash before deploying bear spray and leaving empty-handed.

The two employees in the store at the time sustained minor injuries due to the bear spray but did not require medical treatment.

The suspect is described as 6' in height with a slim build. He was seen wearing a black mask that covered his entire face, a grey toque, black and grey gloves, white high-top shoes and grey sweatpants. The suspect was also wearing a grey hoodie with red or orange cuffs on the arms and bottom.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact Saskatoon Police at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

(Occurrence Number: 17-10752)