Orillia OPP are investigating an armed robbery which occurred at an Orillia business and are looking to the public for help in identifying a male suspect.
On October 17 at approximately 7:45 p.m., a man walked into the Shoppers Drug Mart on Westmount Drive, brandished a firearm and demanded pharmaceutical prescription drugs. The suspect attained a quantity prescription medications and fled the area in a white SUV. Officers responded quickly and patrolled the area extensively but did not locate the suspect.
The suspect can be described by witnesses as white, male approximately 5’4″ tall, wearing grey pants, grey jacket with a black hood, a red vintage Montreal Canadiens hockey jersey and black footwear.
The Orillia Crime Unit is continuing the investigation and is appealing to the public for assistance to identify the suspect. If you recognize the man, or have information that may assist with the investigation please contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your information online. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.00.