Police investigating armed robbery

Lethbridge Regional Police are investigating an armed robbery Monday night at Subway along the 3700 block of Mayor Magrath Drive South.

At approximately 7:22 p.m. police responded to a report that a lone male armed with a weapon had entered the store, threatened staff and demanded money. An undisclosed amount of cash was handed over. No one was injured and the male fled through the back door.

The subject is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 20-30 years old, six-feet tall, 240 lbs., with short dark hair and a slight dark beard. He was wearing a black toque, red hoodie, black overcoat, runners, large, white-rimmed sunglasses with dark lenses and had something covering his mouth.

Investigation by members of the Violent Crimes Unit is ongoing.

A surveillance image of the subject is included for release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police 403-328-4444 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477. Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to an arrest.