Two facing charges in string of robberies
A St. Catharines man and woman facing robbery charges following a string of robberies spanning the summer.
Police say they started investigating after a robbery at an Avondale store on Riall Street in Niagara Falls July 2nd.
Police allege a man walked into the store with a knife demanding cash, then fled on foot.
August 7th, a second robbery at the Food Basics on Montrose.
A third robbery followed August 8th at the Ruffins Pet Centre on Main Street in Grimsby.
August 20th police were called in to investigate a fourth robbery at the Avondale on Ontario Street in St. Catharines.
Working with Hamilton and Halton Police, investigators have also connected the suspect to two other robberies on August 8th.
30 year old Andrew Edwards and 33 year old Lisa Macrae are facing a number of charges.