RNC Investigating Armed Robbery

Police is seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the individuals responsible for an armed robbery at a pharmacy in CBS. Wednesday afternoon, just after 4:00pm, officers with RNC Patrol Services Division, Criminal Investigation Division, Forensic Identification Service and Police Dog Services responded to a report of an armed robbery at Green’s Pharmacy, at 842 CBS Highway in Conception Bay South. Witnesses advised that a lone man with his face concealed entered the business armed with a firearm and demanded paramedical drugs. The lone man fled to an awaiting vehicle and left the scene prior to police arrival. The man was described as 5’4” with a stocky build wearing all black clothing and a black mask. The vehicle was used to flee the scene was a white Ford panel van. The RNC General Investigation Unit is continuing to investigate this robbery and is asking anyone who has information to call the RNC at 729-8000 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). You can now provide information anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website at: www.nlcrimestoppers.com.