Kemptville- Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police have arrested a male in connection to a robbery at a convenience store in Kemptville, Ontario.
At 2:15 a.m. on February 16, 2017, a masked male armed with a knife and wearing dark clothing entered the Quickie and Pioneer Gas Bar on Rideau Street and stole cigarettes, cash and lottery tickets. No one was injured.
On March 2, 2017, Grenvillle County OPP arrested and charged REILLY PAUL GROOTJANS, age 25 of Kemptville, Ontario with:
- Robbery with weapon
- Wearing a disguise with the intent to commit an indictable offence of robbery
- Possession property obtained by crime under $5,000
The accused is being held in custody for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice, Brockville on the March 6, 2017.
Anyone with information on the above occurrence is asked to call Grenville County O.P.P. Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip on-line at www.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don’t go to court, and you could earn cash reward.