A Clarington pharmacy was robbed earlier this morning by a suspect wearing a motorcycle helmet.
On Monday, July 8, 2019, at approximately 12:04 a.m., Durham Regional Police Service were dispatched to the Shoppers Drug Mart on King Street East in Bowmanville for a robbery call. A lone male suspect entered the pharmacy area of the store wearing a motorcycle helmet with the face cover down. A note was passed to the pharmacist demanding narcotics. The suspect became agitated and fled the store before obtaining anything. No one was physically injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as male, white between the ages of 25 and 45. He is approximately 5’10” to 6′ tall with a thin build and fair complexion. He was wearing a full-face motorcycle helmet, a red long-sleeved shirt with a Caterpillar brand logo.
If anyone has any new information in regards to this incident, please contact the Major Crime Robbery Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5355.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.