Skip to content

Man accused of biting security guard while trying to commit robbery

Police say he tried to steal approximately $145 in items before getting caught
James Hopkin/SooToday

One person has been arrested for robbery after an incident that took place last week, Sault Ste. Marie Police say. 

In a release issued today, police say they responded to a call around 7:39 p.m. Friday evening after the accused allegedly went into a business in the 200 block of McNabb St. and left without trying to pay for approximately $145 worth of items.

Security stopped the accused, who allegedly bit them while trying to get away, and held him for police.

As a result Anthony Anderson, 29, was arrested and charged with robbery. 

He is schedule to appear in court on Nov. 30.