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Police investigate armed robbery at Pioneer service station

Suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and other items
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Timmins Police cruiser. Maija Hoggett/TimminsToday

The Timmins Police Service is currently involved in an armed robbery investigation. At approximately 1 a.m. on Nov. 8, 2018 an unidentified suspect entered the Pioneer service station located at 1455 Riverside Dr. in the City of Timmins. The suspect allegedly demanded money and goods from the clerk and managed to flee the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash and other items.

The suspect was allegedly wearing a disguise during the robbery. Timmins Police Service patrol officers responded to the call and conducted an initial investigation at the scene. The investigation is now being investigated by the Timmins Police Service Criminal Investigations Division.

Anyone with information in regards to this occurrence is encouraged to call the Timmins Police Service at 705-264-1201 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.