Armed Robbery - 300 Block Silverwood Rd.

Saskatoon Police are searching for the man responsible for an armed robbery yesterday at a convenience store in the 300 block of Silverwood Road.

At 8:45 p.m., August 3, 2017, a man entered the store with a machete. He pushed a staff member out of the way before taking cash and cigarettes, then exiting the store. No one was injured during the robbery.

The male suspect is described as being 5’3” tall wearing a black ski mask, gloves, grey sweat pants, and a dark bunny hug with white writing on the front. He was carrying a 3-4’ long machete with a black handle. Staff describe the male as having a “young-sounding voice.”

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-88477.

(Occurrence Number: 17-80785)