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Police Issue Public Warning After Drugs Stolen in Pharmacy Robbery

Vancouver Police are issuing a public warning to local drug users after a large quantity of drugs were stolen in a pharmacy robbery on Friday night.

Both drug users and service providers should be aware of the risks posed to people using unknown substances. Vancouver Police have advised a number of local agencies and other community partners, of the robbery.

The warning comes after a pharmacy in the 3300 block of Main Street was robbed around 7:45 p.m. on April 5th. Three suspects entered the store and forced their way behind the counter where they obtained the drugs. The suspects then ran from the store with a large quantity of pharmaceuticals.

List of Stolen Drugs

  • Oxycodone
  • Hydromorphone
  • Morphine
  • Supeudol

Anyone who has information about this robbery, or knows the whereabouts of the stolen pharmaceuticals, is asked to call the Vancouver Police Department at (604) 717-3200, or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.