A man made off with cash and cigarettes after a Friday night gas station robbery.

Ottawa police say a man in his early 20s walked into Peter's Gas Bar on Robertson Road at about 9:40 p.m.

He threatened the cashier, jumped the counter and took cash and cigarettes before fleeing on foot.


No weapon was observed and no injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as white, early 20s, scruffy beard and light brown hair. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue vest, blue jeans and white running shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 613-236-1222, ext. 5116.

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