Police in N.L. arrest a man and a woman for recent robberies in province

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Police say two people have been arrested in Newfoundland and Labrador for separate robberies in the province.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says a 49-year-old man was arrested after police responded to a call about an armed robbery in Corner Brook on Christmas Eve.

They say the suspect entered a business with an axe and fled on foot after stealing goods.

The Constabulary says a woman was arrested in connection with two robbery investigations in Labrador City.

Police say the investigations are ongoing and both the man and woman appeared in provincial court Saturday.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 25, 2021.

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