Suspect pulls gun on employee during robbery: Orillia OPP
Police say the suspect filled a cart with items and left the business without paying for them
Police are investigating a robbery at a Murphy Road business in Orillia.
Around 3 p.m. on Saturday, officers were dispatched to a weapons call in progress at the business. A person entered the store and police say they filled a cart with numerous items and attempted to leave without paying. The individual was confronted in the parking lot by an employee when the suspect displayed a gun concealed under their clothing. He fled the scene before police arrived.
The suspect is described as:
· Male, white
· 25-30 years of age
· Short Blond Hair
· Clean Shaven
· Clothing: yellow relective construction vest, black pants, black workboots
· White airpods in his ears
· Silver Hatchback
· 4-door vehicle
· No plate information obtained
Police are asking anyone with information to contact Orillia OPP at 888-310-1122, or Crimestoppers at 800-222-8477 (TIPS). Orillia OPP would also ask the suspect to seek legal advice and turn himself in to Orillia OPP.