Armed Robbery - 1000 Block 8th Street East

On June 19th, 2017 at approximately 12:20 a.m. the Saskatoon Police Service were called to a business in the 1000 block of 8th Street East after receiving a report of a robbery.

Two female suspects armed with a handgun and bear spray entered the business, stealing cigarettes and cash before fleeing. One of the suspects sprayed a staff member with bear spray during the robbery. He was treated at the scene by MD Ambulance.

Suspect 1 is described as Female, 17-20 years of age, indigenous in appearance, slim build, hair in a ponytail, wearing a blue windbreaker jacket, black pants, black hat, dark colored backpack. This suspect was carrying the bear spray.

Suspect 2 is described as Female, 17-20 years of age, indigenous in appearance, slim build, hair in ponytail, wearing a black windbreaker jacket, black hat, black/white bandana covering her face, black and yellow glove on right hand. This suspect was carrying the handgun.

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

(Occurrence Number: 17-61942)