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Monday, 06 November 2017 06:30

Armed Robbery at Dakota Tipi Gaming Centre near Portage La Prairie

R-C-M-P are investigating an armed robbery at a gaming centre on a First Nation near Portage La Prairie

 

Police say they were told a tall man dressed in black walked into the cashier's area at the Dakota Tipi Gaming Centre near Portage la Prairie on Saturday morning.

He was armed with a sawed-off rifle and took cash from the drawer before fleeing to a car that was waiting outside.

The getaway vehicle is described as being a small, grey, four-door Chevy being driven by a female who was described as wearing red lipstick, large glasses, and having a pony tail. 

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