6:22 pm - Thursday, August 17 2017
Home / News / Ontario man charged in connection with Halifax robbery
DSC_0504-1

Ontario man charged in connection with Halifax robbery

Following an investigation by the General Investigation Section, a man was arrested and charged in connection with a robbery that took place in Halifax this past March.

 

On March 7 at approximately 4 p.m., a man entered the Guardian Pharmacy at 6199 Coburg Road, went behind the pharmacy counter where he produced a knife and demanded cash and drugs before fleeing. The suspect fled on foot on Lemarchant Street with a quantity of cash and drugs. None of the staff in the store were injured.

 

On July 1, at 8:30 a.m., members of the High-risk Enforcement Action Team of the Integrated Criminal Investigation Division arrested 32-year-old Charles Russell Clarke of Campbellford Ontario without incident at a correctional facility in Milton Ontario. He was transported back to Halifax that day and was held in custody for the weekend. He is to appear in Halifax Provincial Court today to face charges of robbery, possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and breach of a probation order.

.

Source: Media Release

About Haligonia Editors

See news happening near you? Tell us. Click here to email our team.

 

The views and opinions expressed in this content are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of haligonia.ca.

You might also like...

1502989798486

RCMP is seeking assi­stance with identify­ing motorcycle riders

RCMP is seeking ass­istance with identif­ying riders of motor­cycles. Just after 4 p.m. on Wednesday,...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *