Police Seek Assistance to Identify Thief

On February 4th an unknown man entered the Needs Convenience Store in Holyrood around 9 p.m. and attempted to steal liquor products.

He was using a plastic bag to hide 8 x 60 ounce bottles of liquor.

As he was attempting to leave the store without paying a worker stopped him and recovered the bag.

The suspect, who is believed to be in his 20's, fled on foot towards Seal Cove. It is unknown if there was an awaiting vehicle in the area.

This store has had many such events in the past year.

If anyone has information on the suspect please call the RCMP in Holyrood at (709) 229-3892 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or web tip at nlcrimestoppers.com.