SMITHERS, BC: One man has been arrested following an Attempted Robbery last Thursday…
Police say at 1:19 PM, Smithers RCMP responded to a report of an attempted robbery at a local business.
Officers learned an adult male entered the store, went behind the counter and proceeded to put cigarettes in his bag. When told to stop, the man became agitated and pushed the employee. The suspect then produced a knife.
The male was still on scene when the police arrived and was arrested without incident. He has been remanded in custody and is scheduled to appear in provincial court on March 13.