NIAGARA FALLS – Police have arrested a 21-year-old Niagara Falls woman in connection with a convenience store robbery last month.
The arrest was announced Thursday.
The robbery took place on Sept. 1o just before 9 p.m.
According to Niagara Regional Police, a female suspect had entered the store brandishing a “large” butcher knife and demanding money.
A “violent struggle” between the suspect and the store owner ensued, police allege.
The store owner was not injured and the suspect fled the store empty-handed.
Charged with one count of robbery is 21-year-old Shauna Marie Roberts.
The accused was held in police custody pending a bail hearing.