Durham Regional Police are asking the public to help identify a suspect wanted in connection with the theft of drugs from a Newcastle drug store.
On January 17, 2014 at approximately 12:00 p.m., a drug store in Newcastle was targeted, where the suspect selected a large quantity of over-the-counter medication and left the store without paying. A similar attempt was made in Bowmanville, but the suspect fled before completing the theft.
Suspect #1 is described as male, Asian, with a small build and wearing a blue jacket.
A photo of the suspect is attached and can be viewed at drps.ca.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Det. Aylward of East Division at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1605.
Anonymous tips can be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.
suspect thumb (JPG file, 30.3K bytes)
Image 1 (JPG file, 106.1K bytes)