Water Street robbery
SUMMERSIDE — A syringe-weilding robber struck a Summerside convenience store Sunday night.
At about 8:40 p.m., Summerside police received a 911 call from the clerk at the Circle K service station/convenience store on Water Street.
It was reported that a man, approximately 6 feet tall and wearing a dark-coloured jacket, hood and sunglasses, pointed a syringe and needle at the clerk and demanded the money from the till.
The clerk responded by passing over the money and the suspect fled the scene on foot.
Investigators are asking for the public’s help in identifying the man and have released a surveillance video of the event.
Anyone with information is asked to call Summerside police at 902-436-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.