Three in Custody and One on the Run Following Marijuana Shop Robbery

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Vancouver – Three men have been taken into custody following the brazen October 16th robbery of a Vancouver marijuana shop.   Shortly before 9 pm on Sunday, October 16th, three men and one woman armed with guns entered the Stressed and Depressed marijuana store located at 1353 E 41st Avenue, and robbed the store of cash and products. One staff member was assaulted during the incident.    On Saturday, October 22nd, with the assistance of the Surrey RCMP and the Delta Police Department, police executed three search warrants at two homes in Surrey and one in Delta, arresting the three men believed to have committed the robbery.

The woman involved in the robbery has not been located.

The following individuals have been charged:   Darnel Matsui, 28, from Medicine Hat

• robbery with violence (firearm)

  • pointing a firearm
  • uttering threats
  • using a firearm during the commission of an indictable offence
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm

Hosea Smith, 26, from Calgary

  • robbery with violence (firearm)
  • assault

Cory Robert Ulmer Brown, 20, from Surrey

  • robbery with violence (firearm)
  • pointing a firearm
  • using a firearm during the commission of an indictable offence
  • unauthorized possession of a firearm

Police are asking anyone who recognizes the woman in this surveillance photo, or who has any information about the robbery, to call 604-717-0613, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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