Police looking for three suspects after west Pickering pharmacy robbed at knifepoint

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Published January 10, 2023 at 11:54 am

Durham Police are on the hunt for three suspects after a pharmacy robbery in Pickering Monday afternoon.

West Division officers responded to a robbery in progress at the Altona Medical Centre on Altona Road around 4 p.m. Police say two men and a woman entered the store and demanded narcotics.  One of the suspects was armed with a knife. The suspects fled on foot with a quantity of narcotics and cash.

The employees didn’t suffer any physical injuries.

The suspects wore dark clothing, but no other suspect descriptors are available at this time.

Anyone with any new information about this robbery is asked to contact the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.

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