Two teens, ages 13 and 14, charged with armed robbery
RCMP have laid charges against two young teens in connection with an armed robbery that occurred in Delburne on Monday.
According to police, a lone masked person brandishing a knife entered the Delburne Fas Gas service station. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash and other items.
On Tuesday, Three Hills RCMP charged a 13-year-old female with a single count of armed robbery.
On Wednesday, a 14-year-old male was charged with armed robbery, wearing a disguise while committing an indictable offence, and possession of a weapon dangerous to the public.
Both youth have been released from custody. The male youth is to appear in Drumheller provincial court on April 25; the female is scheduled to appear on June 4.
RCMP have recovered a portion of the stolen property, according to a release.
No one was injured during the robbery and no other suspects are being sought, according to the RCMP.