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September 16, 2018
Man Fights Off 4 Bear Spray Wielding Attackers During Cannabis Store Robbery
Thursday, Sept. 6th, 2018 at approximately 4:00 PM, four males, believed to be of middle eastern decent entered the Recreational Cannabis Farmers Market situated on Old Highway 2 in Shannonville. Three of the males entered the store with their faces covered while brandishing canisters of bear spray. They were met with great resistance by the store clerk and despite being sprayed with Bear Spray, the clerk who is from Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory managed to successfully fight them off and force them from the store. The suspects then fled the scene westbound on Old Highway 2 in a white SUV. OPP Forensic Identification Unit came in to provide assistance and collected valuable evidence from the scene.
The incident is still under investigation and if anybody has any information about this Robbery, please contact Cst. Brinklow or D/Cst. Leland of the Tyendinaga Police Service at 613-967-3888.