Pitt Meadows beauty supply store robbed

Ridge Meadows RCMP are investigating an armed robbery at a Pitt Meadows beauty supply store on Wednesday evening.

  • Apr. 7, 2016 3:00 p.m.

A beauty supply store in Pitt Meadows was robbed at gun-point on Wednesday.

Just after 5 p.m., a young Caucasian man wearing a hoodie entered Sally Beauty Supply at Meadowtown Centre, produced what the on-duty store employee believed to be a handgun and demanded money.

He was given an undisclosed amount of money, then fled.

“Police are looking for anyone who may have seen a youngish Caucasian male wearing a dark -coloured hoodie, and sunglasses running across the mall parking lot just after 5 p.m.,” said Cpl. Brenda Winpenny.

• Anyone with any information is asked to call Ridge Meadows RCMP at 604-463-6251. To remain anonymous, call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or leave a tip online at www.solvecrime.ca.



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