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Innisfail RCMP probe pharmacy robbery in Penhold

Police seeking public’s help in locating two suspects who entered the Penhold store and demanded narcotics from the pharmacy
Innisfail RCMP are searching for two suspects who held up the Penhold Pharmasave on the afternoon of April 1. File photo/MVP Staff

PENHOLD – Innisfail RCMP are seeking the public’s help to locate two robbers who held up a Penhold drug store during the afternoon of April 1.

RCMP Cpl. Troy Savinkoff said in an April 1 media release that Innisfail Mounties received a report of a robbery at 3:51 p.m. at the Pharmasave in Penhold.

Savinkoff two suspects entered the store and demanded narcotics from the pharmacy. He said it is not known if the suspects were armed.

“While Innisfail RCMP continue the investigation, we are requesting the public’s help in identifying the suspects and vehicle,” said Savinkoff.

He said the suspects are described as dark complexion, short stature, dressed in all-black clothing including balaclavas.

Savinkoff said the suspects were seen driving a vehicle described as a Hyundai Accent, mid-2000s vehicle, silver in colour and with a damaged rear right bumper that was falling off.

Anyone with information about this crime or the suspects involved are asked to contact the Innisfail RCMP at 403-227-3341 or their local police.

Tipsters wanting to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at or by using the P3 Tips app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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