SALINAS (CBS SF) – Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a Salinas pharmacy late Friday morning.
Around 11:40 a.m., the suspect walked into the business at 323 N. Sanbord Road where he approached a pharmacist and demanded narcotics, police said.READ MORE: COVID Job Market: Signs Of Recovery As California Adds Jobs For 2nd Month
The suspect was armed with a gray semi-automatic firearm, had concealed his face and wore a gray hoodie, according to police.
The pharmacist complied with the demand and the suspect ran away on Cedar Street, police said.READ MORE: San Francisco Supervisor Joins Calls For Emergency Funding At City College Amid Looming Layoffs
A witness reported the suspect fled to a nearby home, police said.
Officers surrounded and checked the residence but learned the suspect never entered, according to police.
Officers checked the area for the suspect without success, police said.MORE NEWS: Oakland Unveils City’s Tallest Mural, Spotlighting World Hunger
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