Edmonton Police Search Man Suspected In 2 Pharmacy Robberies – Edmonton | The Canadian News

Edmonton police have released photos of a suspect they say is responsible for a couple of drug store robberies over the summer.

On August 21, a man entered a pharmacy near Lakewood Road NW and 28 Avenue around 1:30 p.m., threatened the pharmacist with a weapon, and ordered the safe to be opened.

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Then, around 4:50 p.m., a man entered another pharmacy in the area of ​​114 Street and 17 Avenue SW, threatened the pharmacist with a gun and demanded access to the safe.

Both times, the suspect walked away with an undisclosed amount of cash and drugs. Investigators believe the same man was responsible for both robberies.

Police describe the man as in his 20s with a thin complexion. He was reportedly wearing a black Burberry hoodie, a blue surgical mask, black and white Under Armor shoes, and a black New York Yankees cap.

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Edmonton police are searching for a man they believe is responsible for two robberies in August 2021.

Edmonton Police Service

The man is believed to be associated with a black Jaguar vehicle. Police also released photos of the car.

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Anyone with information about the man or the robberies should call the police at 780-423-4567 or 377 from a mobile phone. Anonymous information can also be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online.

Edmonton police said the man is associated with this black Jaguar vehicle.

Edmonton Police Service

An Edmonton police spokesman said the information was not released to the media earlier because investigators were exhausting “all other avenues of investigation” first.

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