Arrest - Armed Robberies - 800 Block 16th Street West

A 15 year old boy is facing several charges following the armed robberies of the same convenience store over two days.

On November 3 and again on November 5, 2018, a male entered a convenience store in the 800 block of 16th Street West armed with a machete, and demanded cash before fleeing on foot.

Police officers had been looking for the suspect in the robberies when they spotted someone matching the descriptions and took him into custody at Avenue K south and 20th Street West on November 6, 2018.

He is facing charges including robbery, attempted robbery and weapons charges.

Court information #991071113.

(Occurrence Number: 18-114482)