Home invasion, break and entry into home also under investigation
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is investigating an armed robbery in St. John's Thursday night.
© — File photo by Joe Gibbons/The Telegram
RNC Night 2
According to the RNC, two men, wearing dark-coloured hoodies made off with an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes in an armed robbery at Needs Convenience store on LeMarchant Road around 11:18 p.m.
The suspects had their faces masked and were armed with knives.
There were no injuries in the incident. The RNC K-9 Unit responded, but there have been no arrests.
Home invasion in centre-city
Meanwhile, there was also a home invasion Thursday night.
The RNC was called to a home invastion around 9 p.m. in the centre of St. John's.
Two men were arrested and charged with break and entry and breach of court orders. They were held in custody and will make a court appearance later this morning. There was no injuries, but minor damage occurred.
Break and entry into home under investigation
The RNC is also investigating a break and entry into a home in Torbay.
That incident occurred around 9:55 a.m. Thursday.
A 48-year-old man was charged with being unlawfully in a dwelling and mischief to property. The suspect was held in custody until a court appearance.