Bronx Pharmacy Robber Sought

Published on March 10, 2012, 2:33 pm
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Police say an armed robber entered a drug store in the Bronx and stole drugs and cash Friday morning.

The incident took place at the Third Avenue Pharmacy at 2702 3rd Avenue in the Mott Haven section.

The suspect demanded money and drugs and the victims in the pharmacy gave the suspect an undetermined amount of cash, Oxycodone and Percocet.

The suspect left the store and none of the victims inside the pharmacy was injured.

Police say the suspect is a black male, between 22-30 years old, around 5’7” with a beard and moustache.

Anyone with information on the case should contact the Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS, or text CRIMES and then enter TIP577, or visit

All calls are strictly confidential.


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