BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — An armed robber got away with an undisclosed amount of drugs from the Walgreens Pharmacy early this morning. Police are currently tracking the suspect down, and they need your help.
Baton Rouge Police say a white male, approximately 25-30 years old walked into the store’s pharmacy area and jumped the counter. Witnesses say he was wearing a Southern University cap, gray long sleeve shirt, black gloves and was carrying a black and gray book sack. He pointed a gun at the pharmacist and demanded drugs. They say he left the store walking south.
The incident happened at the South Sherwood Forest location on Friday, July 22 just before 5:00 a.m.
Anyone with information on this Armed Robbery is urged to contact the Baton Rouge Police Armed Robbery Division at 389- 3845 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.