Thunder Bay – NEWS – Thunder Bay Police have charged Monica Jane MAGISKAN with Robbery and Disguise with Intent following an investigation into the robbery of a Circle K Convenience Store on Hodder Avenue.
TBPS officers with the Uniform Patrol Branch were dispatched to the Circle K convenience store at 475 Hodder Avenue after 1:30 pm EST. on Sunday, January 10 following reports of a robbery that had just occurred.
Police learned a female suspect entered the store, approached the clerk, and claimed she had a knife and made demands for cash.
The suspect then fled on foot before police arrived.
Members of the Thunder Bay Police Service’s Break and Enter and Robbery (BEAR) Unit became involved in the investigation.
On Monday, January 11, 2021, a news release was issued featuring video footage of a female suspect at the time of the robbery. The video and images were released to solicit public assistance in identifying the suspect.
As a result of ongoing investigation, a suspect was identified. BEAR Unit members located and arrested the suspect on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021.
Monica Jane MAGISKAN, 25, of Thunder Bay, is charged with:
• Disguise with Intent
Monica Jane MAGISKAN appeared in bail court on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 and was remanded into custody for a future appearance date.
None of the charges have been proven in a court of law. Accused are considered innocent until proven guilty.