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Online chat ends in robbery, drug arrests

A male victim was threatened with what may have been a baton, say police
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NEWS RELEASE

GUELPH POLICE

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On August 9, 2016 at 3:37 a.m., the Guelph Police went to an Imperial Road North apartment building for the report of a robbery.

A male met at this location with a female he had been talking to online.

A second male also showed up at the apartment and pulled out what the victim believed was a baton and told him to leave. The victim fled the apartment leaving behind $120 cash.

When police arrived they located the responsible male in the area and he was arrested. A subsequent search discovered a quantity of hydro morphine, methamphetamine and marihuana.

The investigation determined that the female was party to this offence and she too was arrested. A subsequent search for her discovered a quantity of psilocybin (Magic Mushrooms).

Darcy Mcgee, 30 years of Peterborough, has been charged with robbery, weapons dangerous and three counts of possession of a controlled substance. He will appear in court on August 15, 2016.

Noelle Martin, 35 years of Guelph has been charged with robbery, weapons dangerous and possession of a controlled substance. She will appear in court on August 10, 2016. 

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