SCMPD investigating robbery that targeted pharmacy

SCMPD investigating robbery that targeted pharmacy

CHATHAM CO., GA (WTOC) - Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department's Robbery Unit detectives are investigating an armed robbery of a pharmacy on the 11000 block of Abercorn Street on Wednesday afternoon.

SCMPD responded to the scene at about 12:45 p.m. after reports of an armed man entering the pharmacy and demanding prescription drugs. No injuries were reported.

The suspect then fled in a blue or silver Honda SUV.

The suspect is described as a white male possibly in his 50s. He stands about 6 feet and weighs around 200 pounds. He had long, brown hair pulled into a ponytail. During the incident he wore a dark colored, long sleeve shirt and camouflage shorts.

The suspect may have fled toward Deerfield Road.

Anyone with information on this case should call Crimestoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124.

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