A 35-year-old London, Ont., man is dealing with costs in reference to two separate incidents at two pharmacies within the metropolis final week.
The primary incident occurred round 8 p.m. on Nov. 5 when police allege a person entered the Consumers Drug Mart at 467 Wharncliffe Rd. S, hopped over a retailer counter and assaulted a cashier.
Police allege a second worker was assaulted when making an attempt to intervene because the suspect positioned gadgets right into a bag. The suspect fled the scene with stolen electronics, police stated.
Nobody was bodily damage, and police had been known as, however they had been unable to find the suspect.
About two hours later, round 9:55 p.m., a Consumers Drug Mart at 530 Commissioners Rd. W was allegedly damaged into whereas it was closed.
Police say a close-by resident reported listening to breaking glass and noticed a male go away by a damaged window.
The police had been notified, and officers decided, based mostly on the suspect description supplied, that the person was additionally concerned within the Wharncliffe Highway incident.
The suspect was situated by a police K9 unit after the person ditched a few of his clothes, police stated. Property stolen from the pharmacies was additionally seized.
The accused, a 32-year-old London man, faces costs of theft/theft from an individual utilizing violence, break, enter and theft, and failing to adjust to a launch order.
Anybody with info is requested to contact police or Crime Stoppers.
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