Police looking for suspect after armed robbery in Eel River Crossing


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).