Thousands of pills stolen from Pilot Mound pharmacy

Photo: (Google Streetview)

Approximately 4,300 pills were taken (including numerous narcotics and controlled stimulants) from a pharmacy in Pilot Mound and police are still searching for a suspect. The incident happened on May 25th in the early morning hours. RCMP say the suspect forced his way into the pharmacy through the front door. Video surveillance from the pharmacy was able to capture images of the suspect wearing blue jeans, a black hoody, and something black covering his face. He is also described as having a slim to average build. “RCMP are warning the general public of the dangers of ingesting any prescription medication without the consent of a medical professional.”. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Manitou RCMP at 204-242-2017, or call Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.