McLeese Lake General Store gets robbed

Williams Lake

2019-12-12 15:58 PST

File # 2019-11177

Late Wednesday afternoon, the McLeese Lake General Store was the target of a robbery, as a result, the Williams Lake RCMP are asking any witnesses to the crime to come forward with information.

photo of mcleese lake general store

At around 6:00PM an unknown suspect, armed with a firearm, entered the store and demanded all the cash from the till and lotto tickets.

Suspect description:
• 5’10 – 6’0
• Caucasian
• Stalky build
• Blue eyes
• Dark grey or black balaclava with only eyes showing
• Black hoodie

The Williams Lake RCMP can confirm that no one was injured during the incident.

There is no other information to release at this time as the investigation is still ongoing.

If anyone has any information, please contact the Williams Lake RCMP at 250-392-6211 or Crime Stoppers. If you wish to remain anonymous you may call 1-800-222-8477. Crime stoppers also subscribes to web tips at


Released by

Cst. Joel Kooger

Media Relations Officer
Wiliams Lake RCMP (English only)
575 Borland St, Williams Lake, BC V2G 1R9
Office: 250-392-6211
Fax: 250-392-8707


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