(Source: Strathroy-Caradoc Police Service)

A 24-year-old male of no fixed address and a 28-year-old female of Strathroy were arrested Thursday in relation to an armed robbery.

Just before 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, two suspects, one allegedly armed with a knife, entered the Circle K convenience store at 7 Front St. E. in Strathroy.

The suspects fled westbound with small amount of cash and cigarettes, while the lone clerk was treated for minor injuries at the scene. A knife was recovered at the scene.

The male suspect has been charged with:

  • two counts of armed robbery
  • possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose
  • carrying a concealed weapon

The female suspect has been charged with:

  • armed robbery
  • robbery and wounding
  • possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose

Both are awaiting an audio court hearing on Friday. No other suspects are being sought in this case.