A 24-year-old man will be appearing in court today in connection with what police describe as a robbery with violence in Mount Pearl.
According to the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary, an officer was conducting a routine patrol in Mount Pearl around 12:50 p.m. Sunday when a man was observed running from a business and being chased by a security officer.
The constable apprehended the fleeing man who had just committed robbery with violence at the business. The man was also charged with possession of a weapon dangerous to the public and breach of court orders. He was held in custody at Her Majesty’s lockup until a court appearance. There were no injuries.