Police in St. John’s have arrested a man suspected of stealing the proceeds from a poppy tin at a coffee shop.
A 39-year-old man is facing seven counts of theft. Each count relates to events of a similar natures at a business on Kenmount Road, according to the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary.
The RNC was first alerted of the theft Friday morning. The accused was released following his arrest and will appear in court at a later date. Police said its investigation into the matter is ongoing.