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Fort Wayne police looking for suspect in Walgreens robbery

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Thursday, October 04, 2012 03:05 pm
Police are looking for an alleged robber who they say stole prescription drugs from a northeast-side pharmacy Thursday afternoon.Fort Wayne Police responded at about 1:08 p.m. to the Walgreens store at 6201 Stellhorn Road, where witnesses said a man had approached the pharmacy counter and presented a note demanding Fentanyl and Methadone, police spokeswoman Officer Raquel Foster said in a statement.

The suspect fled the store on foot with some pills, Foster said. The man allegedly threatened pharmacy workers but did not display a weapon, she said. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information about the alleged robbery can contact the police department at 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP.


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