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Robbery In East Saint John

Mon August 10, 2020

1 man is in custody following a robbery in East Saint John on Sunday, August-9-2020. Officers were called to a convenience store on Bayside Drive just after 11:00pm.

The employee told officers that a man entered the store with a weapon, demanded cash and cigarettes and ran from the store.
SJPF officers quickly searched the area around the store and a man was taken into custody a short time later.
No one was hurt during the incident and no word yet on charges or a court date.

Jim Hennessy
Manager of Communications/Public Information
Saint John Police Force