The HRP/RCMP General Investigations Section (GIS) has charged two people in relation to a robbery in Fall River.
On January 1st, 8:45 p.m., a robbery occurred at the PetroCan on Highway #2.
A male suspect entered the convenience store and approached the counter and assaulted the employee by stabbing. He was transported to hospital with non life-threatening injury. The suspect then fled from the store and left in a white car last seen heading onto Highway 118 towards Dartmouth.
A female, 25-year-old,Maquell Weatherbee and a 21-year-old male, Robert Paul will be facing Criminal Code charges in this matter including Attempted Murder, Assault with a Weapon, Assault Causing Bodily Harm and Robbery. They will be appearing in Dartmouth Provincial court later today.
The matter remains under investigation.
If anyone has information about this crime, please contact the RCMP, Halifax Regional Police or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), texting TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or by Secure Web Tips at crimestoppers.ns.ca.