UPDATE 04/06/17: Police have now identified the suspect as 29-year-old Ian Chapman from Orillia. He’s facing charges for aggravated assault, robbery, and breach of probation.
A store clerk is in hospital with serious injuries after a knifepoint robbery in Orillia.
The OPP say the suspect entered the Esso Gas Station on Colborne Street East on Monday night, assaulted the clerk, and fled the scene on foot. The clerk was taken to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries, and the suspect was arrested shortly after.