A 22 year old male is in custody following an armed robbery of a pharmacy in the 1200 block of 7th Avenue North.
On October 27, 2016 at approximately 12:20 p.m. police received a report of an armed robbery in progress. A male had entered the pharmacy with a gun and demanded prescription narcotics.
He fled in a vehicle prior to police arrival.
Police were able to locate the vehicle in the 600 block of Confederation Drive. A vehicle stop was conducted and the suspect was taken into custody without incident. An imitation handgun was seized and the prescription narcotics were recovered.
The man is now facing charges of Armed Robbery, Wearing a Disguise While Committing an Offense, and Breach of Court Order x 2. He will be appearing in court the morning of October 28, 2016. Information #: 30372757