Armed Robbery - Update

December 6, 2021
Iqaluit, Nunavut

News release

Iqaluit, NU – December 6, 2021

On December 3, 2021 at 2:30 pm, the Iqaluit RCMP received information about the armed robbery.

Jimmy Nukiguak, 22, was arrested, he was charged with robbery under Section 344(1)(b) of the Criminal Code. A bail hearing has been scheduled for December 9, 2021.

The RCMP would like to thank everyone that called with information that led to the arrest.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Crime Stoppers by calling toll-free 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), submitting a secure web tip at or text 'NWTNUTIPS' plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).


Contact information

For more information, contact:
RCMP "V" Division Media
Iqaluit, Nunavut
Media Cell: (867) 222-3977

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