Nova Scotia

2 women arrested after Sydney robbery

Two women have been arrested after an assault and robbery at a Cape Breton convenience store Monday night.
The Needs was robbed Monday night. (Google Streetview)

Two women were arrested after an assault and robbery at a Cape Breton convenience store Monday night.

The Needs store on Kings Road in Sydney was robbed at about 11:30 p.m. Police say two women assaulted the clerk, took cash and fled.

The clerk hit an alarm button and police quickly arrived. Police arrested two women behind the store.

The clerk suffered minor injuries.

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