Henrico police searching for pharmacy armed robbery suspect

Henrico police searching for pharmacy armed robbery suspect
The armed robbery occurred at Walgreens located in the 3700 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike. (Source: Henrico County Police Department)

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico County Police are searching for a man who robbed a Walgreens at gunpoint.

Officers responded to the 3700 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike for reports of a robbery on Tuesday at approximately 12:54 a.m.

It was reported that the suspect entered the Walgreens and robbed the cashier of U.S. currency at gunpoint.

The suspect was described as a black male, approximately 40 to 50 years og age, 5 feet 9 inches tall, wearing a blue sweatshirt, blue jeans, white sneakers and a black beanie. He was last seen walking eastbound on Laburnum Avenue.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Henrico County Police Department at 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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