Man indicates he has a weapon and robs a pharmacy
Published Saturday, September 28, 2019 1:16PM EDT
Last Updated Saturday, September 28, 2019 2:32PM EDT
SUDBURY – On the evening of Wednesday, September 25, members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police responded to a pharmacy on Ontario Avenue in Elliot Lake for a report of an unwanted person.
Police say a male indicated to a pharmacist that he had a weapon and then proceeded to demand hydromorphone.
A quantity of medication was turned over to the suspect at which time he fled the store.
Despite an extensive search, the suspect was not located.
The suspect is described as:
- 6 feet tall
- Slim build
- Wearing dark jeans
- Grey hoodie
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122.