2 arrested after armed robbery of Saint John hotel

Two people were arrested early on Wednesday morning after an armed robbery on Saint John's east side.

Man, 35, and woman, 27, will appear in court on Wednesday

The Saint John Police arrested two people early on Wednesday morning following an armed robbery on the city’s east side.

Police say a man and a woman robbed the night clerk at the Best Western Hotel on Major Brook Drive near Parkway Mall at about 1:15 a.m. on Wednesday.

At around 3 a.m., the police arrested a 35-year-old man and 27-year-old woman in the uptown area.

The two are being held in jail until their court appearance on Wednesday.