DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Dawson Creek RCMP intercepted a vehicle and arrested three suspects believed to be involved in an armed robbery near Spirit River, Alberta.

According to RCMP, the three suspects, two adults and one youth, were involved in an armed robbery at a liquor store on New Year’s Eve in Rycroft, just located east of Spirit River.

Upon arrest, police found a large amount of Canadian currency and a firearm believed to be used in the offence.

At this time, RCMP say all three suspects remain in custody and are scheduled to appear in court this week.

No other details are available at this time until a court appearance is made.