The Peterborough Police Service is investigating after a robbery at a store in Peterborough.

At approximately 3:15pm on February 3, 2024, officers were called to a business in the George Street and Brock Street area. Upon arrival, they learned that a man had entered the store brandished a knife at the store employee and demanded cash before taking off on foot with some money.  No one was injured in the incident.  Officers checked the area, but a suspect was not located.

The suspect was described to police as:

  • white male
  • thin build
  • approximately 6’0″
  • blue jacket with hood up
  • reflectors on the sleeves and shoulders
  • red shirt seen under the blue jacket from the back
  • blue jeans
  • grey shoes

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