A man is facing charges after a string of robberies that began Friday night in Cape Breton.
The 23-year-old from Sydney was arrested Saturday and remains in custody at the Cape Breton Correctional Centre.
The man faces charges including robbery, carrying a weapon dangerous to the public peace, property damage and attempted robbery for three of the four incidents.
The first incident happened Friday, just before 10 p.m. when a man armed with a knife robbed a gas station in North Sydney. Police said they are still investigating this robbery.
Between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Saturday there were two additional attempted robberies at gas stations in North Sydney and Bras D’or.
Then, just before 8 a.m. Saturday, a man with his face covered and carrying a knife robbed a Needs store in Sydney Mines.
No one was hurt in any if the incidents.
The man is scheduled to appear in court on Monday.