AUGUSTA, Maine — Augusta police are on the lookout for the man who robbed the CVS pharmacy on Stone Street late Tuesday afternoon.
The robbery happened about 4 p.m., when a man entered the drugstore, walked to the pharmacy counter and demanded prescription medication, which he was given before fleeing the store on foot, Deputy Chief Jared Mills said in a news release issued shortly after the incident. Mills said that no weapons were displayed during the robbery.
The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20s or early 30s, standing between 5 feet, 5 inches and 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighing 150-170 pounds.
A surveillance image released by Augusta police shows the suspect wearing faded blue jeans, dark shoes, a black and white winter knit hat with ear flaps, white gloves, a white scarf, a blue neck warmer, glasses and a blue and white winter jacket.
Anyone with information about the robbery or the suspect is asked to contact the Augusta Police Department at 626-2370.