Police working to ID suspect in armed robbery at B’ham pharmacy

Police working to ID suspect in armed robbery at B’ham pharmacy
Birmingham police are asking for assistance identifying this suspect. (Source: Birmingham PD)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Birmingham police are asking for help identifying a man suspected of robbing a pharmacy.

Police say the man pictured entered the CVS Store in the 220 block of Gadsden Highway on June 2 around 6:30 p.m. The suspect walked around the store for approximately 30 minutes before approaching the pharmacy. The suspect then approached the pharmacist, brandished a gun and demanded Xanax.

The suspect obtained large amounts of prescribed drugs before exiting the store, police say.

Police say the suspect appears to have a tattoo on his neck in cursive writing.

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