Man Charged with Robbery

Sault Police Station

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON – On January 3, 2021 officers with Patrol Services arrested 29-year-old Thomas Agawa for robbery.

It’s alleged the accused attended a business in the 200 block of Bay Street, selected approximately $275 worth of items and left without attempting to pay. Security staff attempted to stop the accused from leaving and he threatened them. As security staff attempted to apprehend the accused a security staff member sustained minor injuries.

Security staff were able to gain control of the accused. Police were notified and upon arrival arrested the accused. He is charged with robbery, assault with a weapon and theft under $5,000. He was held for bail court.