Lethbridge Man Arrested After Armed Robbery in Chestermere

31 year old Cavan Cachene remains in jail and is facing several charges. He'll appear in court in Drumheller next week.

A Lethbridge man has been arrested following an armed robbery east of Calgary this week.

RCMP in Chestermere were called out late Wednesday afternoon to the parking lot of a local eatery in that town where a gun was alleged to have been brandished by the suspect.

Mounties later tried to pull over a vehicle, however the suspect fled at high speeds down Highway 1. Eventually, the driver stopped and was arrested. RCMP say the robbery attempt happened between people known to each other.

31 year old Cavan Cachene remains in jail and is facing several charges. He'll appear in court in Drumheller next week.

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