SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – On December 3, 2020 officers with the Crime Suppression Unit and Patrol Services arrested 32-year-old Tyler Ruzyski for robbery.
It’s alleged on three occasions between November 22, 2020 and December 3, 2020 the accused attended businesses in the 100 block of Churchill Boulevard with a mask on, displayed a knife to an employee, threatened to harm them and demanded money. Each time he took a quantity of cash and left the area.
Officers located the accused in the area of Elizabeth Street and Breton Road at 2:21 p.m. on December 2, 2020 and he was arrested. A subsequent search of the area of arrest found the accused to be in possession of a pocket knife, a mask and the exact amount of money taken from a business during a robbery that was reported at 1:14 p.m.
He is charged with three counts of robbery, three counts of possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose, uttering threats, possession of property obtained by crime, three counts of disguise with intent and failing to comply with an. He was held for bail court.