Southeast Side Walgreens Robbed

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A man demanding prescription drugs robbed a southeast side Walgreens Thursday night.

Police say the suspect entered the store, located on the 1900 block of S. Chelton in the Springs, at 8:35 p.m. and headed straight for the pharmacy. There, he revealed to the employee that he was carrying a gun and then demanded to be given Hydromorphone.

Once the victim complied, the suspect left the area on foot. Police do not have a description of the suspect available at this time, except that the man was white.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.

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