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Pharmacy robbed at gunpoint in east Wichita

Pharmacy robbed at gunpoint in east Wichita

By Wil Day. CREATED Aug 20, 2014

Wichita Police are investigating the robbery of a pharmacy in east Wichita.

 
It happened around 3:15 p.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of South Oliver.  Lt. James Espinoza says a man entered the business, pointed a gun at an employee and demanded prescription pain medication and money from the register.
 
The suspect is described as a white male, in his thirties, around 6'1" tall with a medium build.  He was wearing green coveralls, a black ball cap, and a bandana on his face.
 
The thief made off with an unknown quanity of medication and money.  Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers at 267-2111.