Court of Appeal gets new judge
Justice Francis P. O’Brien was sworn in as a judge of the Court of Appeal of Newfoundland and Labrador Thursday.
Royal Newfoundland Constabulary
A suspect is in custody in a late afternoon Thursday armed robbery at a pharmacy on Freshwater Road in St. John's.
Shortly after 5 p.m., RNC patrol officers were called to the scene.
A 38-year-old man is facing charges of armed robbery, wearing a disguise with Intent to commit an Indictable offence and breach of court orders.
No injuries were reported.
Police say property taken during the robbery was recovered.