Publish Date: Feb 8, 2021
Incident Date: Feb 5, 2021
Location: HIGHLAND RD E, KITCHENER, ON Canada
On February 5, 2021, Waterloo Regional Police responded to a report of a robbery at a convenience store in the area of Highland Road East and Mausser Avenue in Kitchener. A male entered the store brandishing a knife and demanded cash. The male was given an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the area. Police searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect. On February 6, 2021, at approximately 12:30 a.m., the suspect attempted to gain entry at another convenience store located in the area of Highland Road East and Glen Road in Kitchener. The male was denied entry by staff, and police were called. Officers located the male a short distance away, and he was placed under arrest. As a result of the investigation, a 33-year-old Kitchener male has been charged with robbery with a weapon. The accused was held in custody for a bail hearing.