Renfrew man charged in gas station robbery


A man has been charged in connection with a robbery at a Renfrew gas station last week. 

Renfrew OPP said the robbery happened around 6:20 a.m. last Monday when a suspect fled the scene with merchandise and cash. 

Police said no one was hurt but after an investigation, 39-year-old Jessie Laundrie of Renfrew was charged with robbery and wearing a disguise. 

OPP said on Tuesday Laundrie was held for a bail hearing and remained in police custody.