Police Investigating Possible Connection in Halifax Robberies

Halifax police are investigating a pair of robberies in the same neighborhood on Saturday. Shortly after 2pm a man entered the C Smoke shop on Young Street and demanded money. Earlier Saturday, around 2am, a man with a similar description robbed a Shell gas station on Robie Street. The suspect made of with an undisclosed amount of cash from both businesses. Police are investigation a possible connection between the two robberies. in both cases the suspect is described as a white man in his 30’s with scruffy facial hair wearing a dark jacket and dark toque.