UPDATED: Suspect Arrested After Six Overnight Robberies
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Last updated: Tuesday September 26th, 6:24pm
Windsor Police have arrested a suspect wanted in a string of overnight robberies.
Police say the first happened around 11:45pm on Sunday, September 24th, 2017 at a convenience store located in the 900 block of Ouellette Avenue.
They say the suspect entered the store brandishing a blunt object and demanded money. He then fled with a quantity of cash on foot.
Over the next several hours officers responded to five other robberies that were all similar in nature.
The next was around 3am at a convenience store located in the 800 block of Campbell Avenue, then at 3:45am at a restaurant located in the 400 block of Tecumseh Road East, another convenience Store with a connected Restaurant in the 1300 block of Walker Road at 3:50am and a restaurant located in the 2200 block of Wyandotte Street East at 4am.
Police say that due to a vast number of telephone calls and information from the public, investigators were able to quickly identify the suspect.
At approximately 2:30pm on Monday September 25th, 2017 officers attended a residence in the 900 block of Laporte Avenue and arrested the male suspect without incident.
Robert Davis, a 55 year old male from Windsor, is charged with six counts of robbery with a weapon.