Police looking for suspect who stole Oxycontin from Peoria CVS

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The following is a press release from the Peoria Police Department:

Peoria Police need help in identifying suspect in robbery

Date/Time: Thursday, August 21, 2008 6:30 am

Location: CVS Pharmacy 8332 W. Thunderbird Avenue

Suspect: White male, 40 to 50 years old, 160 to 170 pounds Wearing: Light blue long sleeve button front shirt, tan baseball style hat with unknown logo on front, blue jeans and brown hiking boots. The suspect also had a cell phone case on right hip.

On Thursday, August 21 at 6:30 am the suspect went into the CVS Pharmacy at 8332 W. Thunderbird Road, simulated a weapon in the front of his pants and demanded Oxycontin. The suspect obtained an undermined amount of Oxycontin and fled the store on foot and no vehicle was seen.

If anyone has information regarding this armed robbery please call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or the Peoria Police Tip Line at 623-773-7045.