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Pinellas Park man arrested in May pharmacy robbery

PINELLAS PARK — Detectives arrested Schauki Fayek Kassis on Monday in connection with the May 23 armed robbery of the Walgreens pharmacy at 7751 49th St., according to Pinellas Park police.

Investigators believe Kassis, 43, 8290 56th St. N, Pinellas Park, is the person captured on a video of the incident released days later showing a man armed with a rifle robbing the pharmacy of prescription medications.

Kassis is being held in the Pinellas County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Pinellas Park man arrested in May pharmacy robbery 06/06/11 [Last modified: Monday, June 6, 2011 7:52pm]
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