**** HRP Media Release
Police have charged a man in relation to a robbery that occurred in Dartmouth earlier this week.
At approximately 9:30 p.m. on March 29 Halifax Regional Police responded to a robbery at Leonardo’s Convenience Store at 95 Caledonia Road in Dartmouth. A man entered the store, produced a knife and demanded money. The man did not get any money but took scratch tickets and dog food. No one was physically injured in the incident.
Investigators arrested the suspect without incident at a residence in Dartmouth last night.
Douglas Franklyn Mansfield, 29, of Dartmouth, is scheduled to appear in Dartmouth Provincial Court today to face charges of:
- Possession of a weapon
- Breach of a court order
- Breach of probation