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Front-end loader strikes convenience store in Winnipeg’s North End, flees: police

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A front-end loader struck a convenience store in Winnipeg and fled Tuesday morning – Nov 1, 2022

A front-end loader struck a convenience store in the North End and fled Tuesday morning, Winnipeg police said.

At 4:21 a.m. the vehicle hit the store in the 1300 block of Main Street and damaged the front of the business before fleeing the area.

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The store was closed at the time of the incident.

It is believed the collision was intentional and it is being investigated as a break and enter, police say.

The front-end loader has not been found.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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