UPDATE: Robbery suspect located and arrested

The Orangeville Police Service has located and arrested 26-year-old Dylan John Henry Massis.

On Wednesday, August 1, a warrant was issued to police for the arrest of Massis in connection to a robbery that occurred early Monday morning at a Townline convenience store.

At approximately 9:00 pm, police received information that Massis was at a location in Orangeville. Officers attended the location and arrested the wanted man for Robbery with a Weapon and two counts of Breach of Probation.

Massis remains in custody pending a bail hearing regarding the allegations.

Background:
On Monday, July 30, 2018 at 2:56 am, officers received a report of a robbery at the Circle K Convenience Store located at 400 Townline in Orangeville.

A store employee called 911 after a male entered the store asking that the employee make change from a $5 bill. When the employee opened the cash register, the male suspect jumped behind the counter pushing the store clerk aside. At the same time, a female entered the store and began striking items on the counter while demanding that the clerk turn over the money in the cash register. The two culprits left the store with the cash tray and fled the area in a silver sedan.

Police are still attempting to identify the female suspect who was described as white, 5’4 to 5’6, long blonde hair, medium build, wearing a dark jacket with hood.

Police are continuing their investigation and would like to speak with anyone who has information regarding the identity of the female involved in the incident.

Anyone having information is encouraged to call the Orangeville Police Service at 519-941-2522 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.

Posted on August 2, 2018