Knife pulled on staff during robbery

Police are on the lookout for a man suspected of pulling a large knife on staff while trying to steal $200 worth of perfume from a 600-block Central Street store.

The incident occurred on Wed., Jan. 8 just before 7 p.m., according to RCMP.

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The suspect is described as a tall Caucasian male with a medium complexion and wearing brown ankle boots, dark pants, dark hoodie and a black 'Puma' brand baseball cap.

RCMP, including a tracking dog and handler, were called to the scene.

"Despite significant efforts, the suspect was not located," RCMP said. "All efforts to identify the suspect have been unsuccessful."

Anyone with information about where he may be and who he is asked to contact the Prince George RCMP at 250-561-3300 or anonymously contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.pgcrimestoppers.bc.ca (English only).

You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers. If you provide information that leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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