Police search for suspect after a three robberies in Welland

CKTB - NEWS - June 6 2019 robbery suspect

Police have released photos of an armed suspect after a trio of early morning robberies in Welland.

Just before 2 a.m. on Thursday, June 6th a man and woman were approached by a male suspect in the Niagara and Church Street area and robbed.

Within a half hour of the initial robbery, a gas station on Niagara Street and Thorold Road and a convenience store on Thorold Road and Prince Charles Drive were also held up.

The alleged robber is described as a 5'6" white man with a medium build. 

At the time he wore dark pants, a black and grey jacket, a black winter hat, and a black bandana.

Officials believe a handgun was used in all three robberies.

A photo can be found on our website.