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DC Bicycle Bandit

The Dawson Creek RCMP has found a bicycle bandit suspect and, he’s in custody, in connection with this week’s bank robbery in that city.

Police have confirmed a sixty year old unidentified man, matching a surveillance camera description of the robbery suspect, was arrested Wednesday night.

They also report, he had in his possession, a large, undisclosed amount of money stolen, from the CIBC branch in Dawson Creek, shortly after noon on Wednesday.

The bank robber, who fled the scene on a bicycle, had indicated he was armed but, the police arrest report makes no mention of a weapon.

The suspect is scheduled to appear in Dawson Creek provincial court on Tuesday.

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