WRPS Continue to Investigate Robbery at Kitchener Business

Robbery investigation ongoing.

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Waterloo Region, Ontario – Members of the Waterloo Regional Police Service's Robbery Unit have arrested youths in connection to a robbery at a Kitchener business on November 7, 2022. 

On November 9, 2022, police arrested and charged three male youths. 

The youths are jointly charged with robbery with a weapon and disguise with intent. 

The youths are scheduled to appear in court on January 6, 2023. 

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Waterloo Region, Ontario - Waterloo Regional Police are investigating a robbery at a Kitchener business.

On November 7, 2022, at approximately 12:15 p.m., police responded to a report of three males with firearms at a business in the area of Westmount Road West and Highland Road West.

The males were reported to be wearing ski masks and brandishing firearms while demanding customers to purchases merchandise for them.

The males were asked to leave the business when two of the males then stole merchandise. The males then exited the business and fled the area on foot.

All three individuals were described as brown males, 15-17 years, approximately 5’10”, with thin builds. One of the males was wearing red pants, with a white tank top, black sweater and black shoes. A second male was wearing a tan t-shirt, dark pants, white shoes and was carrying a white and black backpack.

There were no physical injuries reported as a result of this incident.

The investigation is ongoing by WRPS’ Robbery Unit.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477. Anonymous tips can also be submitted at www.waterloocrimestoppers.com.  

Occ: 22-273797 (909)

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Waterloo Regional Police Service
Public Information Unit
519-570-9777 (WRPS) ext. 8188
publicinfo@wrps.on.ca    

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