2 Sought In Corner Store Robbery

Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017 18:21 PM

The search is on for two suspects in a south-side convenience store robbery. 

City police say two men in their twenties took money and cigarettes from a corner store on South Franklin Street just after 9:00 PM on Friday, May 12. 

The clerk wasn't injured. 

One man is described as clean-shaven with an average build, wearing a black Sons of Anarchy hoodie, dark pants and a black baseball cap. Police say the other had a beard and was wearing a black hoodie and red brimmed baseball hat. (Photos courtesy of Thunder Bay Police Service)




Robbery Suspects

The Thunder Bay Police are asking for the assistance of the public in identifying two suspects in a robbery that occurred on May 12, 2017 at a south side convenience store.

Just after 9:00 p.m. two males entered Alley's Corner Variety Store located on South Franklin Street. They began demanding money from the female clerk, eventually one male jumped over the counter and they took money out of the till. Before they left the store they also took some cigarettes. 

Police arrived within minutes and searched the area but were unable to locate the two males. The store clerk was unharmed in this incident.

The males are described as approximately 20 to 25 years of age. Suspect #1 has an average build, is clean shaven and was wearing a black "Son's of Anarchy" hoodie with dark pants and a black baseball cap. Suspect #2 has a scruffy beard and was wearing a black hoodie and a red brimmed baseball hat. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Thunder Bay Police at 684-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.tipsubmit.com.