Armed robbery suspect demands oxycodone pills at Virginia Beach Walgreens

Posted at 2:18 PM, Jun 13, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-13 14:18:31-04

Virginia Beach, Va. – Police are looking for a man who they say robbed a pharmacy employee at gunpoint in Virginia Beach.

On Friday, June 13, 2014 at approximately 4:00 a.m., police received a report of an armed robbery at the Walgreens located at 3965 Holland Road.

An employee reported that a male wearing a motorcycle helmet and a dark colored jacket entered the Walgreens with a long-gun, grabbed the clerk, and demanded oxycodone pills while directing the employee towards the pharmacy.

The pharmacist complied and handed over the narcotics.

The suspect then ran out of the store in an unknown direction of travel.

No injuries were reported, police say.

The suspect is described as an Asian male, 5’ 5” to 5’ 6”, medium build.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime, please call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or text VBTIP with the information to CRIMES (274637) or visit Tipsters will remain anonymous and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest or the recovery of stolen property.