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Knife alllegedly used in armed robbery at Armstrong 7-Eleven

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February 14, 2017 - 12:47 PM

ARMSTRONG – Two employees at an Armstrong convenience store were left shaken, but unharmed, after an armed robbery early this morning.

RCMP say just after midnight, a woman entered the 7-Eleven in Armstrong and pulled out a knife.

The suspect took off in a car with some cash and merchandise, according to an RCMP media release.

“The two adult female employees, while not physically harmed, were left shaken by the ordeal,” Const. Jocelyn Noseworthy says in the media release.

Police found the suspect vehicle shortly after the robbery.

A 26-year-old woman, a 23-year-old man and a 26-year-old man were arrested and remain in custody.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Vernon-North Okanagan RCMP at 250-545-7171 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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