Halifax Regional Police are investigating a robbery Tuesday afternoon at a Lawtons Drugs in Halifax.

Officers were called to the drug store at 5515 Duffus St. around 12:15 p.m. 

Police say a woman entered the pharmacy, demanded medication, and then took off with an undisclosed amount of prescription drugs.

The suspect is described as a white woman in her 20s, five feet seven inches tall and 160 pounds. She was wearing a black toque, dark blue jacket, pink shirt and black pants. 

Anyone with information about this robbery or the suspect is asked to call police at 490-5016.