Portage Avenue Robbery Suspects Sought by Police

Portage Avenue Robbery Suspects Sought by Police

Winnipeg Robbery Suspects
Two suspects wanted in relation to a pharmacy robbery in the 2500 block of Portage Avenue on May 1, 2016. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police are looking for two men alleged to have robbed a pharmacy on May 1, 2016 in the 2500 block of Portage Avenue.

Police say the two men confronted staff and demanded merchandise before fleeing. No one was injured in the robbery.

Attempts were made by the suspects to conceal their identity, but they were spotted without their disguise exiting a black Dodge Avenger in a nearby residential area fleeing on foot.

The two suspects are described as:

  • Male, in his 30s, approximately 5’9″ tall, average build and brown hair.
  • Male, darker complexion, 6’0″ tall, approximately 200 pounds and dark hair.

Anyone with further information is asked to contact investigators at (204) 986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at (204) 786-TIPS (8477).


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