Robbery at St. Albert Shoppers Drug Mart

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A St. Albert Shoppers Drug Mart was the target of a theft last week by three men who made off with some drugs, RCMP say.

The theft occurred Wednesday just after 7 p.m. St. Albert RCMP said three men entered the Shoppers Drug Mart on St. Albert Trail and McKenney Avenue and demanded prescription medication at the pharmacy.

They left the store with an undisclosed amount of pharmaceuticals and ran toward Liberton Drive.

RCMP officers and a police dog arrived on scene but could not track down the suspects.

The men are described as Caucasian, in their 20s, standing around five feet 10 inches tall and dressed in all dark clothing with black masks.

Anyone who has information on this Robbery or any crime is asked to contact the St. Albert RCMP Detachment at 780-458-7700 or their local police. If you wish to remain anonymous, you 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.

Jennifer Henderson, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, St. Albert Gazette