News-Sentinel.com Your Town. Your Voice.
Local Business Search
Stock Summary
Dow17672.60-141.38
Nasdaq4757.887.48
S&P 5002051.82-11.33
AEP64.520.44
Comcast56.31-0.26
GE24.480.2
ITT Exelis17.840.12
LNC52.17-0.82
Navistar31.11-0.68
Raytheon106.80-0.78
SDI17.025-0.805
Verizon47.15-0.65

Fort Wayne Police search for pharmacy robber

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - 4:01 pm

Fort Wayne Police are searching for a man who reportedly robbed a pharmacy of Vicodin pills late Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called at 3:35 p.m. to Community Care Pharmacy, 2700 Lafayette St., after a caller reported that a man said he had a gun and demanded narcotics, according to scanner traffic. The man did not display a weapon and left with 200-300 Vicodin pills, according to police.

The robber was described as a white man, with a medium build, between 5-foot-10 and 5-foot-11 inches tall, and wearing a blue hoodie and sunglasses with a black-and-white scarf that he put over his face during the robbery, according to scanner traffic. He ran from the pharmacy.