Kitimat RCMP searching for two robbery suspects. (File photo)

Two robbers, both armed with knives, sought

Incidents took place at corner store, liquor store

Kitimat RCMP are looking for two people armed with knives, one a man and the other a woman, following two robberies they believe are related here today.

The first incident occurred at 5:45 a.m. at Tony’s Corners Store located at 101 Nechako Centre when a male entered the store dressed in black and produced a knife and demanded money. He has not been located.

The second incident occurred at 3:30 p.m. at Wee Geordies Liquor Store located at 178 Nechako Centre when a female entered the store and grabbed a bottle of liquor and produced a knife and demanded money. She was not located.

Witnesses or persons who were in the area at the time of the incidents are requested to contact the Kitimat RCMP at (250) 632-7111 or Crime Stoppers at 1(800) 222-8477.