NRP K9 unit helps in the arrest of a robbery suspect in Niagara Falls
The Niagara Regional Police K-9 unit helped track down a suspect following a robbery at a Niagara Falls gas station early Saturday morning.
Police say at around 3:20 a man entered the Esso Gas station on Lundy's Lane placed two items on the counter, put both hands in his pocket and demanded the clerk give him money or he would stab him.
A knife was not shown by the suspect, or seen by the unharmed attendant.
The suspect fled the area with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Police swarmed the area with dogs and were able to track down the man on a roof top of a nearby building.
Charged with one count of robber is 28 year old Stephen Sullivan of Newfoundland.
Sullivan is being held in custody pending a bail hearing scheduled for Sunday, September 1st.