Two arrested after robbery

RCMP have taken a man and woman into custody after a robbery and assault on Slater Road.

  • Jul. 19, 2016 5:00 a.m.

CRANBROOK, BC – Two suspects have been arrested after a robbery during the early morning hours of July 17th, 2016

On Sunday, July 17th 2016 Cranbrook RCMP responded to a report of theft with violence on Slater Rd whereby one of the two victims had been beaten unconscious. Thanks to information provided by the witnesses on scene, police were able to quickly locate and arrest both the male and female suspects. The main victim has regained consciousness and is recovering under medical care.

The female suspect has been released with an appearance set for Cranbrook Provincial Court later this month. The male remains in custody and will appear before a Provincial Court Judge later this week.