THOROLD – Niagara Regional Police are searching for a male suspect who robbed a convenience store in Thorold at knifepoint.
The incident happened Sunday.
Around 11:45 p.m., a man entered the Avondale store, located on Richmond Street, armed with a knife and demanded cash from the lone clerk.
The suspect then fled the store with an undisclosed sum of cash.
He was last seen in a beige-coloured 1999 Crysler Cirrus, which had been reported stolen in St. Catharines earlier in the evening, according to investigators.
No description of the suspect was made available by police.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact detectives at 905-688-4111, ext. 4272.
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