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A Subway fast food location was robbed at knifepoint on Wednesday evening.

According to Saanich Police, the suspect entered the store located in the 1600 block of McKenzie Ave in Tuscany Village just after 5 p.m. on February 26th.

He presented a knife to the cashier, then demanded money, and left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Fortunately the cashier was not physically harmed and was able to call police immediately.

Officers were unable to locate the suspect upon arrival. According to police, he was wearing all dark clothing and had covered his face.

Police are in the early stages of their investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Saanich Police at 250-475-4321.