A 21-year-old man is in the Provincial Remand Centre after being charged with a gas bar robbery on Portage Avenue early on Friday.

Police said a man showed up at the gas bar about 5 a.m. CT on Friday and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes. The attendant at the gas bar was not injured. 

Police spotted the suspect shortly after the robbery in the 3700 Portage Avenue. The man was arrested without incident.