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Robbery CVS Pharmacy, E State Blvd

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For Immediate Release: July 12, 2011
City of Fort Wayne Police Department
Contact: Officer Raquel Foster
Office of Public Information
raquel.foster@cityoffortwayne.org
(260) 427-1343


Investigators Seek to Identify Pharmacy Robbery Suspect

Date/Time of Incident:   July 12, 2011, 1:18 am
Location of Incident:      2802 E. State Blvd.
Victim:                            CVS Pharmacy
Loss:                              Opana Tablets

Suspect Description: 
Male white or male Hispanic, late twenties to early thirties, with goatee
and facial hair (along each side of his face), approximately 5’8” – 5’9”, 250 lbs.;
last seen wearing a short-sleeved light-blue colored shirt with dark trim
around the arms and neck of shirt, and wearing dark colored jeans, and a
black baseball cap with white lettering ‘SOX’.

The Fort Wayne Police Department is presently investigating a robbery that occurred on July 12, 2011 at approximately 1:18 a.m. at the CVS located at 2802 E. State Blvd. A male subject reportedly entered the store and approached the pharmacy counter demanding Opana. The perpetrator indicated that he had a gun, and after receiving several bottles of Opana tablets, he fled the store on foot northbound across E State Blvd.

Investigators have obtained footage of the incident from in-store video cameras, and are seeking assistance in identifying the suspect.  Anyone knowing the identity or whereabouts of this individual is encouraged to contact the City of Fort Wayne Police Department at 260 427-1222 or Crime Stoppers at 260 436-STOP, 260 436-7867.
 
Raquel Foster
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department

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