August 27, 2018 3:48 pm
Updated: August 27, 2018 5:27 pm

Pharmacy robbed in Oakville

Halton police are searching for a suspect after a Shoppers was robbed in Oakville.

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Police are investigating a robbery at a pharmacy in Oakville.

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Around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, police say a man entered the Shoppers Drug Mart on Kerr Street, where he approached the counter and passed a note to the staff, demanding a quantity of drugs.

No weapon was seen, but the man was given an undisclosed amount of methadone, before he fled the pharmacy on foot in an unknown direction.

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The suspect has since been identified by police and charges are pending.

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