The Chevron Gas Station in West Quesnel was the target of an armed robbery last night.
Sergeant Darren Dodge, Media Relations Officer with the RCMP, says that just after 9pm, police received the report that a gas station on Malcolm Street had been held up at knifepoint.
According to Dodge, the suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash:
Dodge was able to provide a few more details on the armed robbery:
Luckily, no one was injured during the incident.
Police are on the lookout for the suspect, described as a white male, wearing all black clothes with a black cloth over his face.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Quesnel RCMP (250-992-9211) or Crimestoppers (1-800-222-TIPS).