Trent Hills man arrested for armed robbery at Campbellford business: Northumberland OPP

An Ontario Provincial Police patch. The Canadian Press file

A Trent Hills, Ont., man faces a robbery charge following an incident at a business in Campbellford early Friday.

Northumberland OPP say that just after midnight, officers responded to a reported robbery in progress at a business on Bridge Street East.

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Police say officers located the suspect leaving the business.

Following a “brief interaction,” officers arrested the man and seized a knife used in the robbery.

Timothy Rector, 35, of the Municipality of Trent Hills, was charged with robbery with a weapon.

He was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court for a bail hearing in Cobourg later Friday, OPP said.


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