Petrolia, ON: The Lambton County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Criminal
Investigation Unit continues to investigate an armed robbery that occurred at around
2:30 p.m., on July 23, 2014 at the CIBC bank on Petrolia Line.
Lambton OPP is seeking the public's assistance to identify the male suspect who
is described as being approximately 6 feet tall. He was wearing a grey hoodie, a
ball cap, a white shirt, winter gloves, sunglasses, and a he had a black bandana
covering his face.
The suspect fled on foot in a north easterly direction through the adjacent grocery
store parking area with an undisclosed amount of cash. During the robbery the suspect
produced what appeared to be a handgun. No one was injured during the incident.
The Lambton OPP would like to speak to anyone who was in the area around the time
of the robbery.
A photo of the suspect has been attached. If you encounter someone matching this
description, please use extreme caution and call 911.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to please contact the
Lambton County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may
call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive
a cash reward of up to $2,000.00