Patrol officers were dispatched to the Mac’s Convenience Store located on Red River Road just before 1:00 a.m. on April 17, 2018 to investigate a robbery that had just occurred.
The 25 year old male employee reported that a male entered the store with his face covered and held a knife while demanding money.
The male took the charity box filled with coins from the counter and left the scene heading towards Picton Avenue.
An officer located a male on Picton Avenue.
The suspect was arrested after a large quantity of change was located on him.
David Allan Martell, 33 years old of Thunder Bay has been charged with Robbery.
He appeared in court and has been remanded into custody.
Source: Thunder Bay Police Media Release