The Colchester RCMP are investigating an armed robbery at a pharmacy in Bible Hill on Saturday.
At 5:40 p.m., a man entered the pharmacy and showed an employee a gun tucked into the waistband of his shorts. The man demanded narcotics.
The employee did as was demanded, and the man fled the area on foot with a quantity of prescription drugs.
The suspect is described as a white male with brown eyes, wearing a white hooded sweater with green stripes, black/grey shorts, and sneakers. Nobody was injured.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Colchester District RCMP at 902-893-6820. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to ‘CRIMES’ (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.