At 4:35 pm. on September 24th, 2018 staff at the Lakefront Variety convenience store, 6 Lakefront Road in Dartmouth, reported a female entered the store while holding a knife and robbed the cashier. Staff were uninjured and cash was stolen. The suspect fled the store on foot.
Officers identified a 37 year old female as the suspect. She was arrested at 5:05 pm at a nearby apartment on Lakefront Road without incident. Cash was recovered and a search warrant later executed at the apartment associated to the accused.
A 37 year old female will appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court later today facing the following charges:
Robbery with an offensive weapon, Possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose and Possession of property obtained by crime.
Source : Media Release