Pharmacy Robbed in Blendon Township

On March 26, 2012, at 12:00pm, the Kroger Pharmacy located at 5991 Sunbury Road was robbed by a man who produced a handwritten note which stated he had a gun. On the note was the demand for specific narcotics. After receiving the prescription drugs, the suspect fled on foot from the area.

The suspect is described as: Male/White, approximately 30 years of age, reddish facial hair, 5’5”-5’8”, 180lbs, wearing a gray toboggan, gray pull-over sweater with two breast pockets and black colored shoulder panels, tan docker-style pants, and canvas tennis shoes. The suspect may be viewed on our website, www.stopcrime.org.

Crime Stoppers has posted a reward of up to $2,000.00 for any information received by April 18, 2012, leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at www.stopcrime.org and e-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, key word CMH.

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