Whitby pharmacy robbery suspect charged by police

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Published June 30, 2022 at 3:15 pm

Durham Police have charged a man after an investigation into a drug store robbery in Whitby one month ago.

Police say the suspect entered a Shopper’s Drug Mart at Garden Street and Rossland Road May 30 at approximately 8 p.m. and stole a cell phone from a display case. When confronted by an employee the man brandished a knife and threatened the staff member.

He then escaped on his get-away dark mountain bike.

Corey Voskamp, 27, of No Fixed Address, was charged with robbery, possession of weapons dangerous and carry concealed weapon.

Anyone with new information about this investigation is asked to contact the Central West Division – Criminal Investigation Branch at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1825.

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