Attempted armed robbery at pet store in Niagara

Posted at 3:13 PM, Oct 31, 2016

A man in a skull mask was seen robbing Blackwinds Pet Supplies in the Town of Niagara.

Town of Niagara Police say they responded to the scene, along with Lewiston and Niagara Falls police departments and the Niagara County K9 Unit.

According to police, the man showed a black handgun and was last seen running west behind the pet store towards the 190.

Police say the suspect is a white male standing 5 feet 11 inches tall.

Anyone with information is asked to call 215-1480.