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  Teen Arrested for Attempting to Rob a Gas Station

Nov 24, 2017 13:46 ET

A 15-year-old male has been arrested after he was seen attempting to break into a business.

On Thursday, November 23, 2017, at approximately 4:15 a.m., police were called to the Husky Gas Station on Wilson Road South in Oshawa after a citizen witnessed someone attempting to break into the convenience store. The suspect was seen fleeing the scene and police were able to arrest him a short distance away. He was found with two knives in his possession.

A 15-year-old from Oshawa is charged with Attempt Robbery, Carry a Concealed Weapon x2 and Disguise with Intent. He was held for a bail hearing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact D/Cst. Shaw from the Central East Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 2764.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.