Cornwall, ON – The Cornwall Community Police Service is investigating an armed robbery that took place shortly after 9:00pm on June 20th, 2016 at a local pharmacy. Shortly after 9:00pm on June 20th, 2016 two men wearing bandanas or cloths over their face entered the local pharmacy and stated that this was a robbery. One of the men brandished a knife as they demanded cash and narcotics. Once the men removed a quantity of cash and narcotics they fled the scene in a van prior to police arrival. The matter was assigned to the Criminal Investigation Division and an investigation ensued.
The Cornwall Community Police Service would like to report that no one was injured in the incident and the matter is still under investigation. The Criminal Investigation Division has advised as of June 23rd, 2016 no arrest have been made, however significant progress has been made in the investigation and they are confident the matter will be resolved and arrest will be made.