RNC Stop Robbery in Progress

The RNC stopped a robbery in progress at a Gas Station in the center city area of St. John’s early this morning.

A patrol officer noticed the robbery in progress at 1:35 am.

With the help of assisting officers, including a K9 unit, they located and took into custody two adult males.

The lone male clerk was treated at hospital and released after reporting symptoms consistent with being sprayed with bear spray.

The investigation continues.