Man charged in Pharmasave robbery makes court appearance
A 36-year-old New Glasgow man charged with robbery made a brief court appearance Tuesday in Pictou provincial court.
Bryan Anthony Dykeman is charged with robbery, use of a firearm during an offence, committing an offence in possession of a weapon and carrying a concealed weapon in relation with an alleged incident on Aug. 30 at a pharmacy in Stellarton.
Stellarton police said a lone male entered the Medical Hall Pharmasave on Foord Street on Aug. 30, produced a firearm and demanded drugs. The clerk complied with the request and the suspect left the store with a small amount of drugs. Court documents state the weapon in the alleged offence was an airsoft gun.
Dykeman was scheduled for a bail hearing Wednesday, Sept. 5.