Gas station robbed at gunpoint
Oct 26, 2013 / 9:47 pm
Lake Country police are searching for a suspect after a Shell gas station was robbed on Friday evening.
On October 25 at 9:57 p.m. the Lake Country RCMP received a report of a robbery at the Shell gas station located at the intersection of Highway 97 and Beaver Lake Road, 9531 Highway 97 in Lake Country.
A male suspect entered the store and pointed what appeared to be a handgun at the employee. The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
General Duty members from both Lake Country and Kelowna, along with a Police Service Dog were unable to locate the suspect despite extensive patrols.
Suspect described as:
- Caucasian male
- 5"8" to 5'9" tall
- 210 pounds
- Wearing a black hooded sweater, black bandana over the face, sunglasses, and gloves
- Carrying a black handgun
Anyone with any information is asked to call the Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, online at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) ktown.
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