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West Kelowna pharmacy robbed

RCMP say this man robbed a pharmacy in West Kelowna on Friday, April 16.
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April 20, 2015 - 10:54 AM

WEST KELOWNA – Police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a Remedy RX pharmacy in West Kelowna on Friday.

According to a media release from RCMP, a lone male entered the pharmacy at 2:55 p.m., April 17, and demanded pharmaceutical drugs.

“The suspect fled the scene on foot initially and then hopped on a bicycle and rode off with an undisclosed amount of drugs,” RCMP Cpl. Joe Duncan says in the release. “A police service dog initiated a short track but the suspect was not located.”

A weapon was not used and there were no injuries.

He is described as a Caucasian man in his late 20s, 5’6” with a slight beard. He has dark hair and was wearing jeans and sunglasses.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact West Kelowna RCMP Const. Taylor at 250-768-2880. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email or call 250-718-2724.

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