Police looking for suspect after armed robbery in Eel River Crossing

(Submitted/RCMP)

The Northeast District RCMP is investigating an armed robbery at the UNI Financial Cooperative in Eel River Crossing Thursday.

Police say a man armed with a knife walked into the bank on Principale Street shortly after 5:00 p.m. on September 5 and demanded money from a teller before leaving with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as approximately 6' tall with a medium build and was wearing a grey Helly Hanson hoodie and jeans.

RCMP say the man spoke French.

Police need help finding the suspect or a grey SUV that was seen leaving the area at the time of the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact the Campbellton RCMP at 506-789-6000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-8000-222-TIPS (8477).