Police investigating armed robbery in Thornhill

Masked men with handguns flee on red ATV

Police investigating armed robbery in Thornhill

Terrace RCMP are asking for the public’s help following an armed robbery in Thornhill Thursday morning.

Around 7:20 a.m. (Nov. 23) Terrace RCMP responded to the 2900 block of Hwy. 16 East for a report of an armed robbery involving two masked men with handguns. The suspects fled on a red ATV toward upper Thornhill and were observed by police on Old Lakelse Lake Drive. The ATV was found abandoned a short time later near Larch Avenue.

Police continue to look for evidence in the area, conduct neighbourhood inquiries, and review surveillance related to the robbery.

Anyone with information is asked contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting 274637 (CRIMES), then in the body of your text message type TERRACE, followed by your tip information.