A Red Deer man has been arrested for the armed robbery of a Lacombe liquor store.
Lacombe Police Service charged a 33-year-old man with robbery, possession of a dangerous weapon and assault with a weapon.
Police were called to the Downtown Wine and Liquor store, on 52nd Street in Lacombe, at 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 16.
When officers arrived, they determined a lone male had entered the business and jumped the front counter. He threatened the clerk with a large knife and demanded money.
The man then fled the business with an undisclosed amount of cash.
He will appear in Red Deer provincial court on Jan. 2, 2018.