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Updated: Sun, 13 Jan 2013 19:16:11 GMT | By CBC News, cbc.ca

2 arrested in robbery near Empire Theatres



2 arrested in robbery near Empire Theatres

Cape Breton Regonal Police arrested two people following a robbery near the Empire Theatres in Sydney on Saturday.

Police received a complaint around 8:30 p.m. that two men — one aged 17, the other 22 — held another man up at knifepoint and made off with some personal property.

The pair was arrested a short distance away. Police retrieved the stolen property and seized the weapons.

Both men will appear in court in February to answer to charges of robbery, possession of a weapon dangerous to the public peace and carrying a concealed weapon.

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