KAWARTHA LAKES-Kawartha Lakes Police Service is investigating a convenience store robbery in Lindsay.
Police say on Friday, October 9th, 2021, at 5:33pm, officers responded to a robbery at a convenience store on William Street North in Lindsay. A male entered the store and demanded cash from the clerk and a brief struggle ensued according to police. A customer entered the store and interrupted the robbery at which time the male attempted to flee, but was then detained by the customer. Police say after a brief struggle, the male fled the scene.
There were no physical injuries reported. Police have identified the suspect with the assistance of video surveillance; the investigation is ongoing.
Kawartha Lakes Police are asking anyone with information in relation to this incident to contact them at 705.324.5252. Or if you wish to provide your information anonymously you can do so through Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8499) or at www.khcrimestoppers.com.