Police Briefs – January 9, 2017

Police are looking for a suspect after a smash and grab robbery at an Amherstburg convenience store.

Amherstburg police say on Monday around 3:19am, officers responded to an alarm at Dylan’s Mini Mart located at 274 Simcoe St., and found someone had smashed the front glass door.

A large amount of cash had been stolen from the register along with a tray of lottery tickets.

The suspect was recorded on a surveillance camera and is described as a male wearing a light colored hoodie, dark shoes and a light colored canvas backpack with three dark colored stripes.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Amherstburg Police Service at 519-736-3622 or Crime Stoppers at 519-258-8477.