Police responded to a reported armed robbery at Champs Variety on Glebe Road in Pembroke around 12:45pm on Monday (April 15).

A spokesman said: ” It appears that two suspects entered the store and demanded money, with one of the individuals pointing an object at the cashier that was covered in a piece of clothing – but believed to be a firearm.

Both suspects then left the area on a red motorcycle with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No one was hurt in the incident and inquiries are underway.”

Witnesses or members of the public with relevant information are urged to call the Criminal Investigation Department on 247-1744 or the independent and anonymous Crime Stoppers hotline 800-8477.