Suspect arrested in Millet liquor store robbery

Wetaskiwin RCMP arrest 24 year old Brandon Dennehy in connection to Millet robbery

UPDATED

On March 3rd, 2018 as a result of an extensive investigation Wetaskiwin RCMP located and arrested Brandon Dennehy, 24 years old, of Wetaskiwin Alberta. He was arrested without incident.

Dennehy has been charged with the following offences: Robbery, three counts of Fail to comply with probation order.

He was remanded into custody and is appearing in court on March 6th, 2018.

The Wetaskiwin RCMP would like to thank the public for the assistance received in this investigation leading to this outcome.

ORIGINAL STORY

On February 24th, 2018 Wetaskiwin RCMP were dispatched to an armed robbery at the Millet Liquor Store. The male left the scene possibly in a black car before police arrived.

A tall, 150-190lbs aboriginal male, with stitches in right eyebrow, last seen wearing grey sweats and black jacket entered the store. He selected a 1.75L bottle of Smirnoff and placed it on the counter. The male then instructed the employee to give him all the money in the till.

The male was holding a can of pepper spray. The employee handed over the cash and was not injured in the incident. The male was not located and patrols were made for the individual.

If you see this individual or have any information please call Wetaskiwin RCMP at 780-312-7267, or call your local police detachment. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1.800.222.8477 (TIPS), by internet at www.tipsubmit.com, or by SMS (check your local Crime Stoppers [www.crimestoppers.ab.ca] for instructions). You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), the recovery of stolen property, and/or a seizure of illicit drugs, you may be eligible for a cash reward.

-Wetaskiwin RCMP

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