Members of the Renfrew Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are currently investigating an armed robbery.
On September 6, 2021 at approximately 10:00 p.m., officers responded to a 9-1-1 call from a gas bar in Renfrew. A masked suspect entered the gas bar brandishing an edged weapon demanding money from the employee. The suspect exited the gas bar with the funds and continued on foot. The victim was not injured in this incident.
The suspect is described as approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a balaclava, a grey touque with a pom pom, a blue zippered jacket or sweater, a black t-shirt with an orange symbol and blue jeans.
Anyone with information that could assist with this investigation is asked to contact Renfrew OPP at 1(888)310-1122.
Crime Stoppers Pembroke/Renfrew County believes that someone may have information that could assist police in solving this crime. If you have information that results in charges being laid, you qualify for an award of up to $2,000. Call Pembroke/Renfrew County Crime Stoppers at 613-735-8477 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477. You could help solve a crime. All tips remain anonymous and you will not have to attend court. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display. The telephones are answered 24 hours a day. Please visit the website www.valleytips.ca.
Carruthers,A.,OPP Renfrew Detachment(2021,Oct.7) RENFREW OPP INVESTIGATING A ROBBERY IN RENFREW [media release]