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Robber hits two Mission businesses, escapes with cash

Mission RCMP are looking for a suspect who struck twice on Sunday. Police are asking for the public's help to identify him.
Mission RCMP are looking to identify a suspect involved in two robberies on the weekend.

Police are looking to identify a suspect involved in two robberies which occurred over the weekend.

At around midnight on Sunday night, a masked suspect, armed with a knife, entered the Tim Hortons located on 1st Ave. in Mission.

The suspect demanded cash but ran from the store when he was unsuccessful in obtaining any money. The suspect then proceeded to the Save-N-Shop located a short distance away.

The man entered and demanded money. He fled after obtaining a small amount of cash. Efforts to locate the suspect were unsuccessful.

Nobody was hurt during these incidents. The suspect had a tattoo on his left forearm, which may be lettering.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Mission RCMP at 604-826-7161.

If you wish to remain anonymous please call CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477. They are open 24/7. You do not have to give your name, address, or your telephone number. You do not have to testify in court.

A cash reward of up to $2,000 may be paid for any information which leads to an arrest and charge.

The suspect has a tattoo on his left forearm.