The West District RCMP has arrested a man in connection with an armed robbery that occurred at a pharmacy in Stanley, N.B.


Wednesday around 1 p.m., the Keswick RCMP were called to the pharmacy, were a man entered the store with a weapon and demanded narcotics from an employee. The man left the store with an undisclosed amount of narcotics. No one was injured.

Later that same day, a 43-year-old man from Kingsley was arrested in a wooded area North of Stanley.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information that could assist with this investigation is asked to call the Keswick RCMP at 506-357-4300. Information can also be provided anonymously through Crime Stoppers Secure Web Tips at, by calling 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by texting TIP212 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637).

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