Bellevue pharmacy robbed at gunpoint

Tuesday, February 23, 2010 at 9:37pm
Staff reports

Metro police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the man who robbed CVS pharmacy in Bellevue on Monday night.

The suspect entered the Highway 70 South business at 7:50 p.m., showed the pharmacist and handgun and demanded prescription pain medication.

The pharmacist complied and the robber fled with a bag of pills.

Police described the suspect as a white man with black hair, a beard and mustache. He is approximately 5 feet, 10 inches tall with a heavy build. At the time of the robbery, he wore thin, clear eyeglasses, a black leather jacket, blue jeans and black shoes with white laces.

Anyone who has information concerning this crime is urged to contact West Precinct detectives at 862-7385 or Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.


2 Comments on this post:

By: Anna3 on 2/24/10 at 2:55

Kinda resembles Vic Lineweaver

By: dogmrb on 2/24/10 at 3:23

Was that woman behind him with him or just standing there? She looks like she was oblivious to what was going on.