Armed Robbery Of Financial Institution - 2800 Block 8th Street East

Saskatoon Police are investigating an armed robbery which occurred this hour at a financial institution in the 2800 block of 8th Street East.

Officers are on-scene collecting information.

Initial reports indicate two men entered the building armed with a handgun. They demanded cash and assaulted a male employee. The employee suffered what appeared to be minor physical injuries.

The men then fled in what was reported to be a black vehicle.

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

(Occurrence Number: 16-6447)