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Armed pharmacy robber steals drugs from Chattanooga Rite-Aid

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The suspect in the Rite Air Pharmacy robbery. CPD photo The suspect in the Rite Air Pharmacy robbery. CPD photo
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -

A man robbed a Rite Aid Pharmacy Sunday morning on Highway 153.

Police say the suspect approached the pharmacy counter and presented a note to the pharmacist.

Brandishing a handgun, the suspect demanded medication and jumped over the counter.

After grabbing an unknown amount of medication, the suspect then fled on foot.

Chattanooga police describe the suspect as:

  • White male
  • Between 35-45 years of age
  • 5'6” tall
  • Approximately 130 pounds

The suspect was also described as having scruffy facial hair, skinny build, wearing a black hat, a hoodie and blue jeans.

No one was injured during the robbery.
 
Chattanooga Police ask anyone with information regarding this crime to call (423) 698-2525.  The investigation is ongoing.

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