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Burnaby man charged in violent assault in Vancouver

A Burnaby man has been arrested and charged in connection with the alleged violent assault and robbery of a security guard working in a residential tower in Vancouver on Aug. 4.

John Alexander Thomas Stronach, 29, was arrested by Vancouver police in downtown Vancouver on Aug. 25. He was taken into custody without incident and has been charged with robbery, aggravated assault and uttering threats to cause bodily harm or death.

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