Thompson RCMP investigate armed robbery

February 17, 2022
Thompson, Manitoba

News release

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Security image of male suspect
Security image of male suspect

On February 15, 2022, at approximately 2:15 am, Thompson RCMP received a report of a robbery at a business on Cree Road in Thompson, Manitoba. An unknown male entered the business, stated he had a weapon, threatened the life of the employee, and demanded cash. He also took cell phones that were for sale and cigarettes. He fled with the stolen items. The employee was not physically injured.

Officers were on scene immediately, and Police Dog Services was brought in. However, due to the blustery conditions, a track was not possible.

The male is described as Caucasian, 5'9", medium build. He was dressed in camouflage jacket and pants, with hunter orange on the inside.

If you have information, please call Thompson RCMP at 204-677-6909, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.

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Contact information

Tara Seel, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
204-983-8497

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