Break and Enter – Robbery in Port Elgin

On August 12th at approximately 2:20 am officers were dispatched to a break and enter and robbery that had just occurred at a closed convenience store in downtown Port Elgin.

A male suspect forced his way into the closed store. While in the store he was confronted by an employee who was still finishing up for the day. A brief struggle followed resulting in the suspect assaulting the employee, allowing for an escape.

Officers immediately responded but could not locate the suspect. The Saugeen Shores Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a male suspect.

The incident was captured on video surveillance.

Description:

• Male white
• Heavy build
• Medium length brown hair
• Beard or unshaven
• Black shorts, white and black polo shirt, and a black baseball hat

Please see the surveillance photos of the suspect.

If you have any information that would identify this suspect, please call the Saugeen Shores Police Service at 519-832-2500 or if you wish to remain anonymous please call CrimeStoppers at 800-222-8477 (TIPS).