Janesville Police Looking for Suspect in Walgreens Robbery

JANESVILLE (WIFR) -- On February 21, 2013 just after 9:00 a.m., Janesville officers responded to a robbery at Walgreens located in the 1700 block of Center Avenue.

The suspect entered the store and handed a note to the pharmacy employee demanding oxycodone. An employee gave the suspect the requested medication. The suspect then fled toward Tremors where he got into a truck and fled southbound on Center Avenue.

The alleged suspect is described as a man with a light brown mustache, 5'6"-5'7" tall and of medium build. He was said to be wearing a hunter green/black Columbia type jacket and blue jeans that were frayed at the cuffs with white tennis shoes at the time of the incident.

The suspect's vehicle was described as a pewter colored full sized Chevrolet truck with a diamond plated tool box in the back.

Anyone having information about this crime is encouraged to contact the Janesville Police Department at 757-2244 or Janesville Area Crimestoppers at 756-3636. Crime tips can be texted to 274637 by typing JACS + message.


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