HCSO is looking for suspect in three pharmacy robberies - WFLA News Channel 8

HCSO is looking for suspect in three pharmacy robberies

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The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect who successfully robbed  two pharmacies and attempted to do so to a third. 

Deputies say On March 22 at approximately 1:01 p.m., a male suspect entered the CVS Pharmacy located at 11212 Dale Mabry Hwy N in Tampa and demanded narcotics.  After receiving a bag filled with pills, he fled the pharmacy on foot. 

On March 26 at approximately 12:33 p.m. the suspect entered the Walgreens Pharmacy at 6302 Highway 579 in Tampa.  In this instance, deputies say the clerk refused to provide any drugs and the suspect fled.

Also on March 26 at approximately 1:00 p.m., deputies say the suspect entered another CVS Pharmacy located at 715 Brandon Blvd. in Brandon.  After receiving the narcotics, the suspect fled the store.

In each of the robberies the suspect asked for "Roxy, Oxcodone, Hydromorphone, or Alprazolam".

The suspect is described as a white male, 25-30 years, 5'10"-6'0", 175 lbs. Deputies say he has a medium build and was last seen wearing gray hooded University of Florida sweatshirt with the hood up over a blue ball cap, aviator style sunglasses, blue shorts and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

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