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Store clerk thwarts robbery attempt

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff

 | Jun 05, 2014 - 3:32 PM |
A 23-year-old man was arrested June 4 for allegedly attempting to rob the Legace Convenience Store on Notre Dame Ave., said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A 23-year-old man was arrested June 4 for allegedly attempting to rob the Legace Convenience Store on Notre Dame Ave., said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

A 23-year-old man was arrested June 4 for allegedly attempting to rob the Legace Convenience Store on Notre Dame Ave., said Greater Sudbury Police Service.

Police said he had a knife when he entered the store and demanded money from the clerk.

The clerk refused and confronted the suspect with a baseball bat. The suspect then fled on a bicycle without taking any money or merchandise. No one was injured in the incident.

Officers found him on Frood Road a short time later.

He is charged with robbery, wearing a disguise, weapons dangerous, carrying a concealed weapon and breach of probation.

He is scheduled to appear in bail court June 7.

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