OPP Search For Suspect In Armed Robbery

An armed robbery at a Tecumseh pharmacy has OPP on the lookout.

A man entered the IDA pharmacy on Tecumseh Rd. E near Banwell Rd. demanding narcotics around 4:30pm Friday.

Police say he was armed with an undisclosed weapon. He then fled with an undisclosed quantity of narcotics.

The man was last seen heading eastbound on Tecumseh Rd. E. in a light coloured vehicle.

Police describe him as a white male, with a medium build, around 5'6" tall. He was wearing a beige baseball cap, green sweater or jacket, light coloured blue jeans, light coloured gloves, and his face was covered with a surgical mask.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Essex County OPP Major Crime Unit at 519-723-2491 or Crime Stoppers anomalously at 1-800-222-8477.