RCMP look for armed man who robbed Debert convenience store

Police are looking for a suspect after an armed robbery at a Colchester County convenience store.

Mounties say a man armed with a six-inch knife entered the store on Plains Road in Debert just before 7 p.m. Sunday.

The man fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.

The clerk, who was alone at the time, was not hurt.

Police say the man is described as Caucasian, about 6'0" tall with a medium build.

He was wearing a black t-shirt, had his face covered, and was carrying a backpack.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP or Crime Stoppers.