Fraud suspect sought after attempt to use fake drug prescription in Oshawa


Published January 25, 2023 at 10:05 am

A search is underway for a man police say tried to use a fake prescription to get drugs from an Oshawa pharmacy.

An unidentified suspect walked into an Oshawa pharmacy on Nov. 13 and Dec. 21. He produced a fraudulent prescription in an attempt to get narcotic drugs.

Durham Regional Police are trying to identify the suspect and have appealed to the public for help. They describe the suspect as a White man aged 25 to 30 with a slim build. He is unshaven with brown hair.

Anyone who can identify the suspect can call D/Cst. Reeves at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1835.

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