Rob­bery ac­cused re­leased on con­di­tions

Cape Breton Post - - CAPE BRETON -

SYD­NEY — A 22-year-old Syd­ney man charged in con­nec­tion with a week­end rob­bery has been re­leased from cus­tody on con­di­tions.

Tre Damian Tim­mons, of Union Street, is charged with pos­ses­sion of a weapon dan­ger­ous to pub­lic peace (a large kitchen knife), ut­ter­ing a threat, wear­ing a dis­guise in com­mit­ting an of­fence, as­sault with a weapon and rob­bery.

The charges were filed in con­nec­tion with a holdup Satur­day at Sobeys Fast Fu­els on the cor­ner of Prince and Inglis Streets in Syd­ney. Ac­cord­ing to Cape Breton Re­gional Po­lice, a lone man en­tered the store at around 6:45 a.m. Satur­day and fled with the cash regis­ter which was dis­cov­ered a short dis­tance from the store along with a knife. Tim­mons was re­leased af­ter post­ing a $5,000 prop­erty surety and among the con­di­tions of his re­lease he is to re­port, in per­son once a week to re­gional po­lice, re­frain from al­co­hol and all drugs not pre­scribed him by a physi­cian, and he is to stay away from Sobeys Fast Fu­els. Tim­mons is now to re­turn to pro­vin­cial court March 23 to en­ter pleas.

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