Victoria police have released a surveillance photo taken of a female suspect in a daytime robbery in the 2900-block of Douglas Street Monday afternoon.

Police were called to Winks convenience store at 3:00 p.m. this Monday for a report of a robbery.

During the incident, the lone woman produced a weapon and then fled the scene on foot.

The woman is described as Caucasian, standing 5′ 1″ tall, wearing a black mask, hoodie, white shoes and dark pants. The store employee was not physically injured.

Anyone with information is asked to contact VicPD at 250-995-7654. To report what you know anonymously, call Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.