BRPD look to ID man behind pharmacy armed robbery
BATON ROUGE - Detectives are looking to identify a man accused of robbing a Baton Rouge pharmacy Wednesday evening.
Baton Rouge Police say the suspect entered the Rite Aid, located at 7570 Jefferson Hwy, at around 4:45 p.m. and demanded money from the register while armed with a firearm. He obtained an undisclosed amount of money before exiting the business, according to investigators.
Police described the suspect as being near 50 years of age, wearing a camouflage hat, a blue/green button-down shirt and khaki pants.
There were no reported injuries in connection with the armed robbery.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the BRPD Armed Robbery Division at (225) 389-3845.
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