Series of Pharmacy Robberies in Hamilton
Hamilton Police are looking to identify two suspects involved in a series of pharmacy robberies in the City.
On Friday, January 8, 2021, shortly before 6:00 p.m., Hamilton Police responded to a commercial robbery on the east mountain.
Information obtained at the scene was that two male suspects armed with black handguns, entered a Pharmacy, threatened on-duty staff and obtained a quantity of narcotics. They fled on foot.
The same two suspects, targeted another pharmacy on January 18, 2021 in the west end of Hamilton and then a second on January 19, 2021 on the west mountain. In both incidents, the two suspects were armed with a handgun and were able to obtain a quantity of narcotics.
The suspects have been targeting small independent pharmacies after sunset.
There were no physical injuries reported to police.
If you have any information that could assist this investigation please call Detective Constable Wayne Potter 905-540-6342, Detective Sergeant Andrea Torrie 905-546-2991 or any on-duty B.E.A.R. Detective at 905-546-4925.
To provide information anonymously please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at http://www.crimestoppershamilton.com