A man is facing charges after an armed robbery took place in Grande Prairie.
Gabriel Wilson, a 33-year-old man from Grande Prairie, has been charged with:
- Robbery with a Firearm,
- Disguise with Intent,
- Possess Loaded Prohibited Firearm,
- Possess Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
The armed robbery happened on Saturday night, when RCMP responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Mac’s store in Mission Heights.
A man entered the store with a firearm, and demanded money and cigarettes.
Further investigation led police to an apartment complex on 96 St., where a male was taken into custody.
Wilson remains in police custody and is appearing in court today.