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Elie gas station robbed at gunpoint

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RCMP are asking the public for help in catching a suspect who robbed a gas station on the Trans-Canada Highway in Elie on Saturday night.

Headingley RCMP said today man entered the gas station armed with a handgun at about 8 p.m.

RCMP said the man took cash and lottery tickets before taking off in a vehicle waiting outside.

There were no injuries.

The man is described as 5-10, medium build and wearing black clothing. The man’s head was shaved and under his right cheek bone there was a discolouration.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Headingley RCMP at 204-888-0358, their local police department, or Manitoba CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or go to www.manitobacrimestoppers.com or test "TIPMAN" plus a message to Crimes (274637)

 

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