Kitchener-Waterloo

Man arrested after convenience store robbed at knifepoint

Police are thanking the public for their help in identifying a suspect after a Circle K was robbed in Kitchener this week.

20-year-old Kitchener arrested, Waterloo Regional Police Service says

Police released these photos in the hopes if identifying a suspect after a Circle K in Kitchener was robbed at knifepoint early Tuesday morning. (Waterloo Regional Police Service)

A 20-year-old Kitchener man has been arrested following a knifepoint robbery of a convenience store Tuesday night.

Waterloo regional police say a man walked into a Circle K store on Victoria Street N., in Kitchener on Tuesday around 1:50 a.m. The man had a knife and demanded cash.

The staff member gave the man an undisclosed amount of cash, and the man left the store.

No one was hurt in the robbery.

Police say a 20-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday, and police thanked the public for helping identify the man. 

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