Suspect sought in pharmacy robbery on Baseline Road
(Ottawa) — The Ottawa Police Service Robbery Unit is investigating a recent pharmacy robbery and is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible.
On August 8, 2016, at approximately 12:30pm, a lone suspect entered a pharmacy situated along the 2500 block of Baseline Road. The suspect made a demand for a prescription drug. After receiving a small quantity of drugs, the suspect demanded more but became impatient and fled the premises with what was originally provided. There were no injuries.
The suspect is described as being a Caucasian male, in his 30’s or 40’s, of average build and height. At the time he wore a grey t-shirt, dark jeans, work boots, and gloves. The suspect was disguised at the time of the robbery with sunglasses and a surgical mask.