Cold Lake RCMP are looking for a suspect in November 5th’s attempted robbery of the IDA Pharmacy on 50 Avenue.
Shortly before 10 AM, a man appearing to be in his 20’s walked into the business with a hatchet and demanded drugs. He eventually left empty-handed, but an employee was assaulted. Fortunately the employee was not injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as:
Caucasian male In his early to mid 20’s.
5’5″ to 5’8″ tall.
Weighing approximately 180 pounds.
Wearing a blue hooded sweater, blue jeans and a black ski mask over his face.
Wearing sunglass and carrying a black duffle bag.
If you saw anyone matching this description walking around downtown on November 5th, call Cold Lake RCMP at 780-594-3302. If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.