On Sunday, January 9th, at about 6:40 pm, a robber armed with a large knife entered the Shell Station at 322 Burnside Road and demanded money.
The lone employee was approached by a male and a large knife was brandished in a threatening manner. After obtaining a quantity of money, the robber then fled the area on foot.
Patrol officers responded promptly and established containment in the area. A Police Service Dog was requested and began to track the suspect away from the gas station.
* Caucasion male; 5'11″
* clean shave
* long winter jacket with the hood up
The Saanich Police are seeking information about this crime. If you know who anything about this crime please contact the Saanich Police at 250-475-4321 or Crimestoppers.