A convenience store in Port Alberni became the victim of an armed robbery on Sunday evening, when a man wearing a ski mask robbed.
In a media release, Port Alberni RCMP said officers responded to an armed robbery in progress at the 7-Eleven just before 10 p.m., on November 27th.
The suspect entered the store at 4233 Redford Street wearing a ski mask, allegedly produced an edged weapon and demanded money.
The suspect then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Officers and a police dog were unable to locate the robber, who was described as wearing a blue sweatshirt and green camouflage pants.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Port Alberni RCMP at (250) 723-2424.