Three people are in custody after an armed robbery shortly before 1:00 AM Sunday morning. Police received a call from a 25 year old man a 21 year old woman who reported that they were held-up by 3 men in the alley, 700 block of 29th St W. One of the suspects was armed with a handgun and a knife. The victims were able to provide police with a description of the suspects as well as the GMC Jimmy they were operating in.
Twenty minutes later Patrol officers spotted the suspect vehicle on Spadina Crescent and it was subsequently stopped near the Archibald Arena. All 3 occupants of the vehicle were arrested and a firearm and several knives were found, as well as personal property belonging to the victims. No one was injured in the incident.
The suspects, all male ages, 34, 26 and 20 are in custody. The investigation is continuing and charges are pending.