Man wanted in pharmacy robbery

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HOUSTON - Detectives need help finding the man who robbed a west Harris County pharmacy.

Harris County sheriff's deputies said the Walgreens store in the 1700 block of Fry Road was held up about 1:30 a.m. on July 5.

Investigators said a man walked up to the register with a soda he pretended to want to purchase.

The man lifted up his shirt to reveal a gun in his waistband, officials said.

The man demanded all the cash in the register, and the cashier complied, deputies said.

He got away in a white, four-door vehicle, officials said.

The man was described as black, 19 to 25 years old, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans, a white baseball cap and tennis shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.


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