Arrest made in armed robbery at London pharmacy
London police say a 27-year-old man is facing charges in connection with an armed robbery at London pharmacy on Tuesday.
According to investigators, a male entered the London Cares Pharmacy at 140 Oxford Street East, east of Talbot Street, around 2:30 p.m. and demanded narcotics.
Police say a handgun was seen, but not used, and the male left with an unknown quantity of narcotics. No one was injured in the incident.
Matthew Daigneault of London was arrested Wednesday afternoon in the area of Sarnia Road and Western Road and a later search warrant in relation to the investigation recovered narcotics.
As a result, Daigneault has been charged with two counts of armed robbery, two counts of uttering threats to cause death, one count of wearing a disguise, one count of using an imitation firearm while committing an indictable offence and one count of carrying a concealed weapon.
Anyone with information is asked to call the London Police Service at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.