Robbery Suspect Sought

The Peterborough Police Service is investigating after a knife point robbery Saturday night.

At approximately 11:50pm on Saturday, April 6, 2024, officers were made aware of a robbery that happened at a gas station in the Chemong Road and Towerhill Road area around 11:00pm.  The 59-year-old clerk told police the suspect entered the store and made a purchase, when the clerk went to give change, the suspect brandished a small knife and demanded more money.  The suspect then took off on foot with about $30.  The clerk was not injured.  Officers canvassed the area but did not locate the suspect.

The suspect was described to police as:

  • Male, White
  • shorter, possibly 5’6”,
  • Stubble facial hair,
  • Wearing a grey hoodie and jacket,
  • Not wearing a mask or gloves

Anyone with information is asked to call Peterborough Police at 705-876-1122 x555 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at

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