Police search for suspect who robbed Knoxville pharmacy

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Police are still searching for the suspect who stole prescription pain pills from a north Knoxville pharmacy late Wednesday evening.

Shortly after 8:30 p.m., officers responded to reports that a man walked into a CVS Pharmacy, 2800 N. Broadway, and passed the clerk a note indicating he had a gun and demanding several types of medications before taking off on foot.

The suspect was described as a six foot tall white man in his early thirties wearing a blue jean jacket and a black baseball cap with playing cards on it.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Knoxville Police Department.


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