Armed Robbery - 1100 Block Ave W North

Police are searching for a suspect after a man was robbed of his cigarettes Wednesday evening. At 10:15 PM Police were called to the alley in the 1100 block of Ave. W North. A 20 year old man Saskatoon man reported that another male had approached him and asked for a cigarette. The victim produced in package of cigarettes at which point the suspect produced a sawed-off shotgun and demand the whole pack. The package was turned over and the suspect fled on foot. No one was injured.

The suspect is described as an indigenous male, 20-25 years of age, 6' - 6'2" tall, medium build with short "buzz cut" hair style. He was wearing grey sweat pants and a black sweater with gold letters "DGK" across the front.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Saskatoon CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

(Occurrence Number: 17-97289)