Suspects arrested in St. Catharines convenience store robbery

Niagara police arrested two suspects in connection with a robbery at a Petro Canada gas station in St Catharines.

It happened early Thursday morning on Ontario Street.

Police say one of suspects, armed with a knife,  approached the lone employee and demanded cash.

The second suspect held the door open and acted as a lookout during the robbery.

The pair fled on foot after getting a small amount of cash.

An investigation led to the arrest of the two suspects yesterday (Sunday).  Police also seized the weapon used in the robbery.

Charged are 43-year-old Michael Mander and 40-year-old Crystal Tucker, both of St. Catharines.