“A number of firearms” used throughout London, Ontario. theft

“Multiple firearms” used during London, Ontario.  robbery

Multiple firearms were displayed during a robbery in London on Friday, police said.

The call came in at around 5:40pm to a business in the Oxford Street West and Wharncliffe Road North area.

Police say the suspects “displayed multiple firearms”, demanded property and fled the store to a vehicle waiting outside.

Officers were able to locate the suspect vehicle, but no suspect has yet been found.

Several patrons were reportedly in the store at the time of the incident and one employee was hit with a firearm and taken to the hospital to be checked for minor injuries.

The investigation is still in its early stages and police are asking anyone with information to call (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).