Bonnyville mounties are investigating after a convenience store was robbed in town. It happened early in the morning of May 19th. The RCMP says a man wearing black clothes and a face mask walked into the 7-11 on Highway 659. The man reportedly tossed a backpack to the clerk and demanded cash and claimed to have a gun. The clerk handed over 70 dollars in cash. The man then fled.
Mounties say the robber was driving a blue Dodge truck when he made his getaway. Police are looking for anyone who may have seen anything in the area at that time to call the Bonnyville detachment at 780-343-7200 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.