Windham police searching for pharmacy robber

Posted July 22, 2012, at 1:12 p.m.

WINDHAM, Maine — A man is on the run from police after demanding drugs from a local pharmacy Saturday.

At 2:15 p.m., a man entered the Walgreens on Roosevelt Trail and demanded OxyContin from the pharmacy, according to a release from the Windham Police Department. The man did not display a gun and he fled in an unknown direction.

There were no injuries in the robbery and several patrons in the store were able to give accurate descriptions of the suspect involved, said the release. Cameras in the pharmacy documented the robbery.

The suspect is described as a white male between 5-foot-2 and 5-foot-4, wearing a ball cap, sunglasses and a black hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Ray Williams at 892-2525.