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Robbery/Assault at Chemong Road Walmart

The Peterborough Police Service is asking for the public’s assistance following a robbery at the Chemong Road Walmart.


On January 27, 2016 at approximately 7:40 p.m. a loss prevention officer at the Chemong Road Walmart saw an unknown male select various games from the electronics department and then walk to another department in the store where the games were concealed in his jacket. The loss prevention officer watched the male leave the store without attempting to pay for the items and followed the male out of the store. When the loss prevention officer attempted to place the male under arrest the male hit the loss prevention officer in the face, ran into the parking lot and got into the passenger side of a car that drove away. Police were contacted and attended the scene and the investigation continues.

The male is described as:

  • Caucasian
  • 18 to 20 years old
  • 160lbs
  • Medium build
  • Short brown hair
  • Wearing black snowmobile style jacket

Anyone with information is asked to call the Peterborough Police Service at 705-876-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or

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