Gas station robbed in northwestern B.C.

Man threatened employee with handgun; fled with cash box

  • Tue Oct 25th, 2016 4:00pm
  • News

Terrace RCMP have arrested a 23 year-old-man known to police in connection with a robbery of the Chevron gas station at 3098 Hwy16 East in Thornhill.

On October 18, 2016 shortly after 10 pm police were called to a report of a robbery at the gas station.

A man had threatened an employee with a handgun and demanded money. He grabbed the cash box then fled on foot down Clark St.

Darcy William of Williams Lake, B.C. has been charged with robbery with a firearm and robbery with an imitation firearm. He remains in custody.

If you have information about crime contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting keyword TERRACE followed by your message to 274637 (CRIMES).