Police release photos of Subway robbery suspect

Restaurant on Marshall Road in Abbotsford was hit on Feb. 4.

  • Mar. 6, 2013 10:00 a.m.
The suspect in a Subway robbery in Abbotsford on Feb. 4.

The suspect in a Subway robbery in Abbotsford on Feb. 4.

Abbotsford Police have released still images from surveillance video of a suspect in the robbery of a Subway restaurant, in hopes of tracking down the man.

The robbery took place on Monday, Feb. 4 at 3:30 p.m. in the 31900 block of South Fraser Way. The suspect approached the counter with what appeared to be a weapon in his hand and demanded cash.

He then jumped on the counter and accessed the cash register before fleeing.

The culprit is described as 5′ 7″ with a medium build and a dark complexion. His face was concealed with a stocking, and he was wearing a striped shirt and blue track pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Abbotsford Police Department at 604-859-5225 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Police do not believe there is any connection between this incident and a rash of Subway robberies that took place in Abbotsford over 18 months ago.