Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Public safety

Police seeking public's help to find Clearwater CVS robber

CLEARWATER — Police are seeking the public's help tracking down a man who allegedly stole prescription medications from a pharmacy on Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard early Sunday morning.

At about 12:31 a.m. Sunday, the man walked into a CVS store at 2200 Gulf-to-Bay Blvd., on the northeast corner of the intersection of Gulf-to-Bay and Belcher Road, Clearwater police said.

Implying that he had a gun under his shirt, the man chased the pharmacist away and stole an unknown quantity of medications. He then drove off in a silver four-door sedan, police said.

Police said the suspect is a white man in his 30s, balding and with brown hair, about 5-feet 10-inches tall. He was wearing black shorts with a green stripe and a gray tee shirt over a white thermal undershirt, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident can call the Clearwater Police Department tip line at (727) 562-4422.

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