Investigators with an Ontario police department are searching for a man who robbed a pharmacy while wearing a false beard and Santa hat.
The “bad Santa” allegedly entered the pharmacy through its rear door and went to the prescriptions counter, where he let the staff know that he had a gun.
He took a quantity of prescription drugs and left on foot. Nobody was physically injured.
ROBBERY – Pharmacy in the area of Hwy27 / Parkview Ave in Nobleton. Suspect is male, wearing a Santa hat and fake beard, fled on foot.
— York Regional Police (@YRP) December 7, 2016
York police described the subject as “male, white; dark beard; 25 to 30 years; 5’ 8’’; medium build; wearing a Santa hat and white beard, grey sweater with coloured stripes, green pants, gloves and construction type boots”.