Shotgun used in robbery
Kelowna Mounties are looking for a single suspect following an armed robbery Tuesday morning.
The suspect is being sought after the Capri Insurance location at the back end of Capri Centre Mall was robbed at gun point.
An unknown male suspect entered the insurance agency and threatened the staff with a shotgun, demanding money.
The man then fled the scene on an older light blue bicycle with an undisclosed amount of cash.
A track could not be initiated and the suspect was not located.
The man is described as:
- Approximately 5 ft 6 in (167 cm)
- Slim build
- Wearing a black hoodie, black pants and a face mask
Anyone with any information is asked to call the Kelowna RCMP, Cst Moon, at 250-762-3300.
Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.
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