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Charges laid in November robbery

A 57-year old Fredericton man has been charged in connection with an incident that took place in November 2020, on Fredericton’s Southside.

Shawn Wendall Ashfield was arrested earlier today, February 9, 2021, and appeared before a judge to face one charge of Robbery and one charge of Overcoming resistance.

On the afternoon of Tuesday, November 24, 2020, Fredericton Police responded to Abbott Court for reports there had been an altercation between two males. Further investigation led police to determine a robbery had taken place and the suspect had fled the scene.

Mr. Ashfield will appear in court again on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 9:30 a.m.