Two people charged in connection with armed robberies

February 18, 2021
Cap-Pelé, New Brunswick

News release

A man and a woman are charged with numerous offences following investigations into two armed robberies and an attempted robbery in southeastern New Brunswick.

On February 11, 2021, Shediac RCMP responded to a report of a robbery at a pharmacy in Cap-Pelé, where medication and medical supplies were stolen. On February 13, Sackville RCMP responded to a report of an attempted robbery in Memramcook. Shortly after, Codiac RCMP received a report of an armed robbery at a gas station in Dieppe.

Around 4:30 p.m., on the same day, police located a vehicle of interest in Sackville. Two people were arrested after their vehicle collided with a pole after failing to stop for police. A woman in the vehicle was transported to hospital following the crash.

Following court appearances on February 14 and 17, 43-year-old Graham Hutchinson of Hillsborough is charged with three counts of robbery, possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose, dangerous operation of a conveyance, flight from peace officer, resisting arrest and driving while suspended. He was remanded into custody pending a court appearance on March 9 at 11 a.m.

Following court appearances on February 14 and 17, 32-year-old Sylvie Josée Tremblay, of Lakeburn is charged with three counts of robbery and possession of a weapon for dangerous purpose. She was remanded into custody pending a court appearance on February 18.

The investigation is ongoing.

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Contact information

Cpl. Hans Ouellette
Media Relations Officer
New Brunswick RCMP
506-452-4252

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