Police investigate robbery at Melbourne chemist

Source: State of Victoria Police

Thursday, 5 December 2019 04:59

Melbourne Embona Taskforce are investigating a robbery that occurred in Melbourne last month.

Investigators have been told an unknown man entered the chemist on Elizabeth Street and made demands to staff on 19 November about 5pm.

The man threatened to use a knife before fleeing the scene on foot with a small amount of prescription drugs.

Investigators have released images of a man they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.

The man was perceived to be of Caucasian appearance, about 30-years-old, and of a skinny build.

Investigators are urging anyone with information or who witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Nikki Ladgrove

Media Advisor