Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 34-year-old female in connection to an armed robbery that took place at the Rexall Pharma-Plus, located at 520 Riddell Road, in early September.

On Saturday, September 2, 2017 at approximately 8:45 p.m., a lone female entered the Rexall Pharma- Plus store, approached the cashier and pulled a weapon from her clothing while directing the staff member to turn over the money that was in the cash register. The staff member complied and the suspect fled from the scene with a quantity of cash. The suspect left the area on foot.

As a result of the subsequent investigation, on Thursday October 26, police arrested and charged Kimberly Nicole Johnstone, 34, of Orangeville, with Robbery with a Weapon and Breach of Probation.

The accused female was held in custody pending a bail hearing regarding the allegations.