Deputies Search for Man Who Robbed Walgreens Drug Store
SPRING HILL – An investigation is underway into a robbery that occurred earlier this evening at a local Walgreens Drug Store.
According to sources, Deputies rushed to the Walgreens at Spring Hill Drive and Pinehurst Drive around 9:00 p.m. this evening, after patrons inside the store called 911 to report a robbery in progress.
Despite several deputies arriving on scene and a K9 track conducted only a few minutes after the robbery was reported, the suspect evaded arrest and is still at large.
A description of the suspect has not been released by officials, however, witnesses say the suspect was wearing a beanie over his face with eye holes cut out. There are also reports that the suspect threatened clerks with a knife but that none was displayed.Some of the suspect’s clothing was located a short distance away behind a residence on Spring Hill Drive.
There are unofficial reports that the suspect got away with about $500 in cash.
There are no reports of injuries at this time.
We will bring more on this story if new information develops.
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