Winnipeg man charged in Sagkeeng First Nation armed robbery

A Winnipeg man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery in Sagkeeng First Nation.Powerview RCMP were called to a business in the community around 5:15 p.m. Sept.13 after a man threatened an employee with a gun and stole several items before fleeing in a vehicle.READ MORE: Multiple shots fired at Beausejour home, say RCMPPolice caught up with the suspect’s vehicle while on their way to the scene and conducted a high-risk traffic stop.On Sept 13, Powerview #rcmpmb responded to a robbery at a business on Sagkeeng First Nation. A suspect threatened an employee with a firearm, stole items & fled in a vehicle. Police intercepted the vehicle & arrested 52yo Kevin Franke. He faces multiple firearms charges.— RCMP Manitoba (@rcmpmb) September 17, 2019
Kevin Franke, 52, is facing a number of charges including robbery with a firearm, using a firearm to commit an offence, and possession of property obtained by crime.RCMP continue to investigate.RELATED VIDEO: Reaction to questionable spending in Sagkeeng First Nation