Youth Targets Same Store Five Separate Times

Youth Targets Same Store Five Times

WINNIPEG - A grocery store was targeted by the same suspect on five different occasions over the summer, committing assaults, thefts and robberies. During one of the robberies, he also pointed a firearm at a store employee. He was also linked to an attempted residential break-in and theft from a pawn shop.

An investigation by members of the Major Crimes Unit identified a suspect linked to all of the crimes. A 17-year-old male from Teulon, Manitoba has been arrested. He has been charged with:

- Armed Robbery Using a Firearm

- Carry Concealed Weapon

- Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm

- Point Firearm

- Possess Weapon

- Theft Under $5,000

- Assault

- Break and Enter With Intent

- Assault with a Weapon

He was detained in custody.

TOPICS:   Winnipeg Crime

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