|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 27, 2010
STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE ROBBERY
Walgreens Pharmacy Westbrook
State Police Detectives also responded to assist in this robbery investigation and to process the crime scene. Detectives determined that a White Male 6’2”, wearing khaki shorts, a white long sleeve t-shirt, green baseball hat and sunglasses entered the store and demanded Oxycontin from the pharmacy clerk. Investigators determined that the suspect obtained Oxycontin pills and fled on foot eastbound on RT 1. No one was injured in this incident. Detectives interviewed several witnesses and obtained several facts and information regarding this crime.
Store surveillance video showed the same suspect in the store approximately 10 minutes prior to the robbery wearing a blue button-up shirt and a large brim hat.
State Police are asking anyone who may recognize the suspect from the surveillance photos or anyone who may have seen anything in the area of Walgreen’s in Westbrook today to please contact State Police at 860-399-2100. All calls will be kept confidential.
Lt. J. Paul Vance