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Police Search for Pharmacy Robber

Henderson Police are searching for a man who robbed a CVS Pharmacy on June 9.

The man walked into the store, went behind the pharmacy counter and demanded the pharmacist open the safe. Police say the suspect pulled out a knife when the pharmacist hesitated. Shortly afterward, the pharmacist did what he was asked and opened the safe. The suspect took about 40 bottles of prescription medications from the safe and put them in a plastic bag. He left the store through an emergency exit. No one was hurt during the robbery.

The suspect is described as a white man, about 5-foot-10 to 6-foot tall and weighing about 240 pounds. If anyone has information about the robbery call Henderson Police Department at 267-4750 or Crime Stoppers at 385-5555 or at www.crimestoppersofnv.com