Police say 70-year-old man is charged for October robbery

Robbery charge laid

A 70-year-old Kamloops man is facing charges for an alleged October robbery at a downtown business.

On October 22, just before 5:30 p.m., Mounties were called to a store on Victoria Street for a report of a robbery with what appeared to be a gun, police said.

The next day, a man was arrested then released pending further investigation according to the RCMP.

On Wednesday, Ronald Anthony Kuz, 70, of Kamloops was charged for robbery and using an imitation firearm in the October incident, police said. Kuz next court date is scheduled for Jan. 24.

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