Saturday, April 16, 2011

14 year-old girl arrested

Police have a 14 year-old girl in custody for allegedly trying to stab her mother with a knife. City police arrested the girl after being called to the family's home last night. No injuries were reported.

Pikangikum First Nation declares State of Emergency

There's no running water at Pikangikum First Nation. A community representative says the water system stopped working several days ago. A shipment of bottled water is on its way today, but may get held up by the weather.

Mac's robbed with syringe

Police say a man and woman robbed the Mac's on Syndicate Avenue early this morning. According to police the woman threatened the cashier with a syringe while the man took money from the till; the pair then left the store. Two suspects have been arrested in connection with the crime.