MILPITAS (CBS SF) – A 17-year-old was arrested Tuesday in connection with a strong-armed robbery at a Walgreens in Milpitas.

Officers with the Milpitas Police Department responded Tuesday to the Walgreens on N. Milpitas Boulevard on a report of a robbery.

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Police said the suspect, later identified as a 17-yeaer-old male from Sacramento, took money and prescription medications from the store.

Responding officers saw the suspect running from the store and set up a perimeter in the area.

A witness told police the suspect was hiding in the bushes near a dumpster, and officers were able to convince the suspect to come out from hiding.

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The suspect was taken into custody without incident.

Police said the suspect had the stolen money in his pockets, and the prescription medication was located in a pillowcase in the bushes.

Employees at the store were able to identify the suspect as the person who took the money and the prescription medications.

The suspect was a juvenile reported missing from Sacramento and was on probation for robbery.

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