Holyrood RCMP investigating armed robbery

Holyrood RCMP are investigating after an armed robbery at pub in Holyrood Wednesday night.

Police received a call shortly before 10:30 p.m. last night stating that three masked and armed men entered the pub and demanded money from the staff and patrons.

All three men are described as Caucasian, in their early 20`s and wearing hoodies and blue jeans. They were last seen running towards the Holyrood Access Road at approximately 10:40 p.m. where they got into a waiting vehicle.

An undisclosed amount of cash was taken from the customers, cash register and the video lottery terminals.

There were no physical injuries during the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Holyrood RCMP at (709) 229-2002. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text TIP190 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637), or at www.nlcrimestoppers.com.