Teen arrested in West Bay grocery shop robbery

| 12/06/2012

hills.jpg(CNS): Police arrested a nineteen year old man Tuesday, in the immediate wake of a robbery at a West Bay convenience store. The teenager  is currently in police custody following the armed hold up at Hills Grocery and More store on Stadium Drive, at lunchtime today. Police received a report at 11.47am  that an lone gunman had entered the shop armed with what appeared to be a handgun. He threatened staff before making off from the premises with a small sum of cash. The suspect, who was described as being dressed all in black, was last seen running towards the Ed Bush Stadium. Police made their way to the area and a short time later arrested the local teen on suspicion of robbery.

Anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident and has any information which could assist police should call West Bay police station on 949-3999, the RCIPS tip-line on 949-7777 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477 (TIPS).




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  1. Anonymous says:

    Wow – cant the police see the guys arent even afraid of the cameras or daylight – eg on hotspots & roads like Boxelder / Goat Yard… a physical presence is needed!