One suspect fled empty-handed after an Oshawa convenience was robbed in the early morning.
On Saturday, November 2, 2019, at approximately 9:55 a.m., members of Central East Division responded to a robbery at Jug City convenience store on King Street East in Oshawa. The suspect entered the store armed with a metal pipe made a demand for cash and threatened the clerk. A customer entered the store during the robbery and the suspect fled on foot empty handed.
There were no physical injuries to any employees or customers.
The suspect is described as: male, white with grey bearded facial hair. He was wearing a red and white plaid jacket, blue hat, cargo pants, black shoes and wore glasses.
Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact Major Crime – Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on the website at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters are eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.