Man sought after robbing Mandarin Publix pharmacy

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police in Jacksonville are looking for a man they said robbed a Publix pharmacy Thursday morning.

Officers were called to the store in the 10500 block of San Jose Boulevard in Mandarin about 9:20 a.m.

They said the man entered the store, went to the pharmacy and demanded a prescription narcotic from employees. Police said he threatened to shoot an employee if his demands were not met and made a motion as if to pull a gun.

The man obtained the narcotic and fled the store, police said.

Anyone who has any information in regards to the identity or location of the robber is asked to call the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or email Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.

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