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Armed Robber Gets Away With Drugs At Pharmacy

By: WTAP News
By: WTAP News

An armed robbery at a local pharmacy causes concern for many in Nelsonville. It happened on Friday night a little before seven at Fruth Pharmacy.

Police say a white man walked into the pharmacy, jumped over the counter and showed employees a gun. They say he demanded medication.

The robber was able to get away with a large amount of prescription drugs and money from the cash register. Police say the robber then ran through the back door.

They're looking for a white man, mid 30s, wearing a black hoodie, black hat, black sun glasses, and jeans.

Police say they also have video surveillance from neighboring businesses showing other suspects that may have been involved.

They're looking for three white men, late teens to early 30s. They got out of a white four door Mercedes with a sun roof.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Nelsonville Police at 740-753-1736.


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