James Miller charged in grocery store robbery

The next court appearance for the man charged in the March 16 robbery of the Chemainus 49th Parallel grocery store is set for March 29.

The next court appearance for the man charged in the March 16 robbery of the Chemainus 49th Parallel grocery store is set for March 29.

James Miller, 56, is in custody and was scheduled to appear before a judge on Tuesday morning, but the appearance was put over to next Tuesday.

Miller was arrested last Wednesday evening after police were called to the 49th Parallel store on Oak Street.

Two other robberies that day, at Island Savings Credit Union in Duncan and the Royal Bank in Ladysmith, remain under investigation.