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Marijuana compassion club targeted in Kamloops armed robbery

November 19, 2015 - 9:04 AM

KAMLOOPS - The serious crime unit is investigating after a North Shore business was robbed at gunpoint earlier this week.

Cpl. Cheryl Bush, a spokesperson for Kamloops RCMP, says a male entered Canadian Safe Cannabis Society at 405 Tranquille Rd. around 4:30 p.m., Nov. 17, and demanded cash along with marijuana products.

Bush says the suspect carried a sawed off shotgun but no employees on site were injured.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000. To remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 250-828-3215.

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To contact a reporter for this story, email Glynn Brothen at, or call 250-319-7494. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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