Armed robbery suspect wanted by Leeds County O.P.P.

Leeds County O.P.P. are trying to find 29-year-old John Poole. He is wanted on future charges of armed robbery and forcible confinement. (O.P.P. via Newswatch Group)

Update 9:50 p.m. Tuesday: Story has been updated with more information, including descriptions of two other suspects.

BROCKVILLE – Provincial police are searching for a man wanted for armed robbery and two other suspects and are warning the public not to approach them.

Johnathan “John” Poole, 29, is described as roughly 6 feet tall, 175 pounds with scruffy, short blonde hair.

O.P.P. blasted the wanted information on social media Tuesday morning with few details.

Later in the day, Leeds County O.P.P. said two men and a woman entered a home on County Road 2 in Elizabethtown-Kitley Township around 8:15 a.m. Sunday armed with weapons.

One of the suspects has been identified as Poole.

Police say Poole will face charges of armed robbery, forcible confinement, making death threats, wearing a disguise, being unlawfully in a home, extortion and assault with a weapon.

The other two suspects are described as a man in his 40s with an average build, about 5-foot-10, 180 pounds with brown and grey hair. The woman is roughly 5-foot-9, 200 pounds and blonde two-toned hair.

If you see them, police say you should not approach them but call O.P.P. instead at 1-888-310-1122.

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