The suspect was armed with what is believed to be a handgun and demanded controlled medications.

The suspect is described as male, 5’8” to 5’11” wearing a green jacket/hoodie, tan pants and his face was covered by a green scarf.  The suspect also had a tan canvas bag with a floral pattern.

The suspect reportedly fled on foot from the business with an undisclosed amount of prescription medication.

The investigation is ongoing and the Chetwynd RCMP are continuing to speak with witnesses.  

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Chetwynd RCMP.