New Glasgow Regional Police are looking for a suspect believed involved in a robbery at a tavern on Stewart Street in the town. Police say officers were called to the
Shawn Daniel Bonvie, a suspect wanted by police in connection with a robbery at a tavern Thursday.
tavern early Thursday afternoon. Police say a lone person entered the tavern and demanded money. One staff member was in the business at the time, and was grabbed, assaulted and forced into a room. The employee suffered minor injuries.
The suspect fled on foot with a quantity of cash. New Glasgow Regional Police were assisted in their investigation by the Pictou County Integrated Street Crime Enforcement Unit and the Truro Police K-9 Unit.
Police say the suspect they’re looking for is Shawn Daniel Bonvie. He’s a 36-year-old white male with short brown hair. He’s five feet, eight inches tall and weighs about 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a brown zip up hooded sweater.
If you have any information on this incident, contact the New Regional Police at (902) 752-1941 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)