Nobleton man wanted for gas station robbery, arrested on
Posted July 3,
A Nobelton man wanted for an armed robbery at the Esso station
on Hwy 9 near Schomberg Saturday night (June 30), was arrested Sunday
in Barrie on unrelated charges.
Nottawasaga OPP reported this morning they were dispatched to
the gas station at approximately 8:30 pm that evening.
"A lone male entered the gas station armed with a sawed off
shotgun. The clerk was able to escape to an adjoining room, while the
male helped himself to lottery tickets, cigarettes and a small amount
of money," according to OPP. "Total amount of cash taken is
undetermined. The male fled in a vehicle, and investigators were able
to determine the identity of the male and the vehicle from video
The getaway car was traced to a residence in Nobleton, where a
warrant was executed but the suspect was no there.
"However, the male was arrested by Barrie Police Service on
July 1, 2018, on unrelated weapons charges. The weapon has been
Ronald "Harry" Haverlock, 37, of Nobleton is currently being
held in Barrie police custody awaiting a bail hearing on their charges.
The armed robbery charges are pending.