Thief escapes after Hamilton Avenue robbery
A knife was used during an armed robbery at a convenience store near downtown St. John's on Sunday.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said a man used the weapon while forcing a clerk at a Hamilton Avenue store to turn over an undisclosed amount of cash.
No one was hurt during the incident, which occurred around 5:30 p.m.
The thief fled from the scene on foot.
No arrests have yet been made.