Man sought in CVS strong-arm robbery in St. Johns County

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ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. - At least one man is being sought in connection with a strong-arm robbery at a St. Johns County CVS Pharmacy on Sunday afternoon.

Deputies said the man went into the store at 57 Tuscan Way about 2:15 p.m. and handed the clerk a note demanding prescription narcotics. The robber was able to obtain numerous prescription drugs and fled the area.

The robber seen on surveillance video is described as a white man wearing light-colored shorts, a red T-shirt, a ball cap and black tennis shoes.

Deputies said they believe the man got into a waiting car in the parking lot described as a late model dark passenger car. No make or model has been identified.

Anyone who may have been in the area at the time or has any information concerning the robbery is asked to call Detective Brad Bichler at 904-209-2193 or Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida at 888-277-TIPS (8477).

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