Detectives investigating robbery in St. Catharines

Niagara Regional Police Service press release – On October 14, 2020, at approximately 4:47 pm, 1 District (St. Catharines) Uniform Officers attended the area of Water Street and Welland Avenue, in the City of St. Catharines, in relation to a Robbery.

Initial investigation revealed that a 23-year-old male was at his residence, when four suspects entered the residence, displayed a  firearm, assaulted the male and stole his belongings.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

On October 14th, 2020, two suspects were arrested.

Sage Diaz (18 years old) of Niagara Falls, was arrested and charged with the following offences of:

  • Break and Enter – Commit Robbery
  • Use of Imitation Firearm During Commission of Offence
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Possession of a Weapon
  • Carry Concealed Weapon

Diaz was held in custody, pending a bail hearing that took place on October 15th, 2020 at the Robert S.K Welch Courthouse, located at 59 Church Street, in the City of St. Catharines.

Kayla M. Goodnough (29 years old) of St. Catharines, was arrested and charged with the following offence of:

  • Break and Enter – Commit Robbery

Goodnaugh was held in custody, pending a bail hearing that took place on October 15, 2020.

Two suspects are still outstanding.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Moises R. Medeiros (25 years old) of no fixed address, for the criminal offences of:

  • Break and Enter – Commit Robbery
  • Use of Firearm During Commission of Offence
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Possession of a Weapon
  • Carry Concealed Weapon
  • Fail to Comply with Release Order (2 Counts)
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order (2 Counts)

Medeiros is described as being:

  • 5’7
  • 200lbs
  • Medium Build
  • Black Hair
  • Brown Eyes

An arrest warrant has been issued for Juston E. Price (35 years old) of St. Catharines, for the criminal offences of:

  • Break and Enter – Commit Robbery
  • Use of Firearm During Commission of Offence
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Possession of a Weapon
  • Carry Concealed Weapon
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order (2 Counts)

Price is described as being:

  • 6’0
  • 172lbs
  • Medium Build
  • Brown Eyes

Medeiros and Price’s location is unknown; however, they do have ties to St. Catharines. Do not approach these males.

Anyone who may have information is asked to call the NRPS (905-688-4111 – “Dispatch”) or Crime Stoppers of Niagara.

This appears to be a targeted incident.