Durham Regional Police Service (DRPS) yesterday said a daylight robbery took place at Oshawa’s Lovell Drugs.
DRPS called in its Major Crime Robbery Unit to investigate.
Officers from DRPS Central East Division are at Lovell Drugs at King Street East in Oshawa for a robbery, said a police tweet yesterday.
Male suspect fled on foot. No reported injuries. No weapons seen, it added saying more information will follow.
Family-owned for more than 100 years, Lovell Drugs has 12 locations in Whitby, Oshawa, Kingston and Cornwall.
Lovell Drugs Day
Meanwhile, Oshawa announced that the Lovell Drugs Day will be held at Delpark Homes Centre (1661 Harmony Road North) on Monday, February 17.
The Lovell Drugs Day event includes free fun swims from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm and 3 pm to 5 pm. Admission banding will begin at 12:15 pm. Admission is available on a first-come, first-served basis and the pool capacity is 250 individuals. In addition, pool admission policies will apply, the city said.
Delpark Homes Centre is a premier recreation and community facility featuring the Delpark Homes Centre Pool sponsored by Lovell Drugs with beach entry, waterslide, water spray features, lazy river, three 25m lanes, hot tub and sauna. In addition to the leisure pool, the facility includes four NHL-sized ice pads, a gymnasium, aerobics studio, fitness centre and elevated indoor walking track. It is also home to branches of the Oshawa Public Libraries and OSCC55+ Oshawa Senior Community Centres.