Armed man without prescription demands pills, flees from the scene

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RAYTOWN, Mo. — Police in Raytown are looking for an armed suspect that demanded pills from a Raytown pharmacy.robbery

Around 8:45 p.m. Monday police were dispatched to a pharmacy in the 5300 block of Blue Ridge Blvd. after reports that a man pulled out a gun and demanded pills from the pharmacist.

Police said the suspect fled north on Woodson Road in a newer model Gold Dodge Ram once he received the pills.

robbery truckAccording to police the¬†suspect¬†was a white male wearing a dark-colored coat, hat and sunglasses. The suspect also had a scarf around his face. Police said the suspect was about 6’3″ between the age of 30 and 45 weighing around 200 lbs.

According to police no one was injured during the robbery.

If you have any information that could help lead to an arrest, police ask that you call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).