Police in Newmarket are hoping to nail the suspect they say held up a convenience store with a hammer. A middle aged man allegedly went into the Davis Drive store around 11:00 Monday night, and threatened the clerk with a hammer while demanding money. Police say he grabbed as much cash as he could from the till and ran. The suspect is described as:
- 40 to 50 years of age
- medium build
- wearing dark-coloured sweater, dark toque, and scarf covering his face.
Anyone with information ias asked to call the York Regional Police Hold-Up Unit at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 6631.