***UPDATE SEVENTEEN MONTHS JAIL.
A 38-year-old JONATHON WILLIAM FORD was sentenced to 17 months in jail today for a Mac’s Robbery in Courtroom 102. He spent a total of 30 days in jail prior to getting sentenced. He received 18 months probation. He has a lengthy criminal record. He’ll be out in about 12 months.
MAC’S ROBBERY ARREST FEBRUARY 7,2018
A 38-year-old Thunder Bay man was arrested last night in connection with a robbery of a Macs Store at 708 May Street North.
Uniform Patrol responded to a call regarding a male suspect who had robbed the convenience store just before 9:30 p.m. No one was injured and the male fled the scene.
At approximately 10:30 p.m. a male matching the description of the suspect was observed by uniform officers as he stood outside of a Macs store at 1315 Arthur Street.
The male was arrested and charged in connection with the May Street store robbery.
38-year-old Jonathon William FORD has been charged with Robbery and Breach of Probation.
He remains in custody for a future court date.
With files from Thunder Bay Police Service media release