RCPD investigating early morning pharmacy robbery

RAPID CITY, S.D. — On Monday morning, The Rapid City Police Department was dispatched to a Walgreens located at 540 Mountain View Road for a report of a robbery.

Around 2:50 a.m., police responded to the call, and on arrival, learned that an unknown male wearing a light colored jacket, dark jeans, black mask, and dark shoes entered the business. The suspect went over to the pharmacy, jumped over the counter and demanded prescription medication.

The employee complied and the Caucasian male suspect, that’s said to be around 5’5” tall with a slim build, left the store with an undisclosed amount of medication.

Anyone with information about the robbery or the identity of the suspected is encouraged to contact Det. Chris Holbrook at 394-4134.

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