Armed Robbery at Antigonish Pharmacy

Posted at 8:39 am on May 19, 2017 | Filed Under: News

Shortly after 1:30 Wednesday afternoon, an armed robbery took place in Antigonish, and the police want your help. RCMP say that a man approached the pharmacy counter, revealed a gun and demanded narcotics. The pharmacist complied, and the man then escaped with a quantity of drugs. He was picked up in a silver Chrysler Sebring driven by another man.

The man is described as a white male in his thirties, about 5-foot-8 with light brown facial hair. He was wearing a blue/grey sweater with the hood up. The driver of the car is also a white male in his fifties who was wearing a ball cap.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Antigonish District RCMP at 902 863-6500, or crime stoppers.