Police seek woman who allegedly flashed knife at pharmacy clerk in Waterloo

A Waterloo Regional Police vehicle . Ahmad Fareed Khan / Global News

Correction: Global News initially reported that the incident occurred in Kitchener when it actually occurred in Waterloo. 

Waterloo Regional Police are looking for a woman who allegedly flashed a knife at a pharmacy clerk in Waterloo on Sunday night.

Police allege the woman entered the store and pocketed some merchandise before leaving without paying.

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They say the clerk followed the suspect from the store and confronted her, and that was when the knife was shown.

Police say there were no injuries as a result of the incident.

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They describe the suspect as around 30 to 40 years of age, five feet nine inches tall, with an average build, and dark brown hair. She was wearing a puffy jacket and a multi-coloured face mask.

Police are continuing to investigate and are asking anyone with information to call 519-570-9777 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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