OPP investigate pharmacy robbery in Lakeshore
OPP are seeking the public’s help in identifying a suspect in a robbery at a Lakeshore pharmacy.
On February 14th at approximately 7:30 a.m. members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to the report of a robbery at the Royal Oasis Pharmacy in the 400 block of Advance Boulevard in Lakeshore.
A man entered the pharmacy wearing a black backpack and demanded cash and narcotics from pharmacy employees.
The suspect is described as a white man approximately 5’11” tall, 170 lbs and having a thin build.
The man wore a grey toque concealing his entire face, a black cloth jacket with a hood pulled over his head, grey jogging pants, white running shoes and dark coloured gloves.
The suspect left the pharmacy with a minimal amount of narcotics and cash.
Any person with information regarding the person responsible for this crime should immediately contact the OPP Essex County Crime Unit at 519-723-2491.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) where you are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.