Camden pharmacy in robbery

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Police are appealing for information following a robbery in Camden on Sunday, July 20.

Shortly after 9am a man entered a pharmacy on Argyle Street and approached two female attendants before demanding medication. The man was also seen holding a syringe filled with an unknown liquid at the time. He fled the location a short time later and was last seeing running toward Hill Street.

Officers attached to Camden Local Area Command were alerted and attended a short time later. A crime scene was established at the location and examined by detectives.

Police also conducted an extensive search of the surrounding area; however the man was not found.

Inquiries into the matter are continuing and detectives would now like to speak to a man who may be able to assist in the investigation. The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 180cm tall, with light-coloured hair and of a medium build. He was last seen wearing a dark-coloured zip-up hooded jumper, dark tracksuit pants with white stripes down the sides, white shoes and his face was partially covered with a bandana. The man was also seen carrying a black backpack with a white design on the back and white stripes on the straps.

Anyone who can assist police is urged to come forward. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:


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