Armed Robbery - 1000 Block Boychuk Dr - 24 Year Old Man In Custody.

A man is in custody and facing charges of armed robbery after a store on the east side of the city was held up.

Just before 9:00 PM Friday night, police were called to a store in the 1000 block of Boychuk Drive after a man with a handgun had entered the establishment and made off with cash and lottery tickets. Several Patrol units along with a Canine unit responded. Police were able to track the suspect who was eventually arrested in the 500 block of Blackthorn Cres. Money and lottery tickets were recovered. No one was injured in the incident.

The 24 year old from Tisdale, SK will be brought before a Justice of the Peace in the morning.

(Occurrence Number: 16-130992)