Man robs Tim Hortons, tries to use Halifax ferry as getaway vehicle

A Canadian man who robbed a Tim Hortons tried to make his getaway on a Halifax ferry, according to The Star Halifax.

The man allegedly entered the Dartmouth store Friday and demanded money, telling staff he had a gun. In an attempt to evade police, he hopped on the ferry heading toward Halifax.

Upon police request, the ferry turned back to the landing and the suspect was arrested.