Police investigating robbery at northside gas station

Lethbridge Police are investigating an armed robbery at a north side gas station.

On May 8, 2019 police responded to a robbery at Gas King along the 900 block of 5 Avenue North. Investigation determined that just before 4 a.m. a male armed with a machete entered the store and demanded cash. An undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes were provided and the male fled on a bicycle. The two employees who were working were not injured.

The subject is described as male, wearing a black hoody with the hood up, grey or faded blue jeans, dark coloured shoes, dark glasses, a dark bandana with white markings covering his face and black gloves with a white skeleton design on the hands.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 403-328-4444 or Crime Stopper at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.p3tips.com. Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to an arrest.