LLOYDMINSTER - A man wanted by Lloydminster RCMP for armed robbery has been arrested and appeared in Lloydminster Provincial Court Thursday.
Jade Whitstone, now 30, was wanted since April in relation to an armed robbery at a Lloydminster Hotel in March. He appeared in court by phone from Saskatoon Correctional Centre.
According to Lloydminster RCMP, three people robbed a Lloydminster hotel at gunpoint at 1:19 p.m. on March 29. Police say they fled in one of the victim’s vehicles.
Kacey Dillon, 20, Rocky Wuttunee, 20, and Whitstone were all charged with armed robbery and theft of a vehicle.
Whitstone was remanded by consent and appears next in Lloydminster Provincial Court Sept. 23.
The charges against Dillon, Wuttunee and Whitstone haven’t been proven in court.