Update: Police searching for suspect in Charlie Lake store robbery

A surveillance photo of the suspect.

Fort St. John RCMP is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who held up the Charlie Lake store this morning. Officers were notified of the robbery at 10:45 a.m., and the suspect made off with cash, cigarettes, and food.

The suspect is described to be in his late 20s, 5’6″-5’8″ with a slim build. He also had a dark chinstrap beard. At the time he was wearing a brown Carharrtt like jacket, a black baseball hat, white sunglasses, dark pants, and black skate shoes.


The individual fled south after leaving the store. No one was hurt in the robbery.

If anyone recognizes the suspect, you’re asked to call Fort St. John RCMP at 250-787-8100, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.