Armed Robbery - Iqaluit

December 3, 2021
Iqaluit, Nunavut

News release


Iqaluit, NU – December 3, 2021

On December 3, 2021 at 12:13 am, the Iqaluit RCMP received a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect entered a Caribou Cabs taxi, the suspect brandished a knife and demanded money. The suspect fled the area with the money. No one was injured during this incident.

The Iqaluit RCMP conducted an extensive search of the area but the suspect was not located.

The suspect was wearing a black jacket, black pants and a white mask.

The attached photo is being disseminated to seek public assistance in identifying the suspect.

Anyone with information on this armed robbery is asked to call the Iqaluit detachment at 979-0123.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), submitting a secure web tip at or text 'NWTNUTIPS' plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).


Contact information

For more information, contact:
RCMP "V" Division Media
Iqaluit, Nunavut
Media Cell: (867) 222-3977

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