Knives used in convenience store robbery in St. John's
Two masked men brandishing knives held up a convenience store in central St. John's Thursday night.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said the armed robbery took place at 11:18 p.m. at the Needs Convenience store on LeMarchant Road.
The suspects left the store with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes.
Police said both men were wearing dark-coloured hoodies and were carrying knives.
The RNC's K-9 Unit was called to the scene, however the men got away.
There were no injuries reported.