On June 7, 2014 at approximately 11:40 pm The Lanark County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a robbery at the Mac’s Convenience Store on Bridge Street in Almonte. A male suspect entered the store, approached the clerk and used a weapon to threaten the clerk and demand money. The male suspect took a small amount of cash from the register and left the store in an unknown direction. The employee was not injured.
Members of the Lanark County OPP attended the scene and were assisted by the OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit (FISU).
The Lanark County OPP Crime Unit continues to investigate. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lanark County OPP at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Contact: Constable Sean Trahan
Community Services Officer / Media Relations
Lanark County – Carleton Place OPP