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Boones Creek Pharmacy robbed at gunpoint

Published On: Aug 22 2013 08:13:08 AM CDT
Updated On: Aug 22 2013 03:03:19 PM CDT
pharmacy robbery
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

UPDATE 4 p.m.: JCPD released the following information about the robbery:

"On August 21, 2013, at approximately 4:22 p.m., the Boones Creek Pharmacy located at 4729 N. Roan Street, Suite # 2, Johnson City was robbed by a white male subject. The unknown male entered the pharmacy and demanded narcotics from employees while brandishing a firearm.

The unknown male, pictured [above] was described as a white male, approximately 5'10" to 6'0" tall, 185 to 200 pounds, light-colored hair wearing a camouflage baseball-style hat, black long sleeve shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone recognizing the pictured subject is asked to contact the Johnson City Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division at 423-434-6166, Crimestoppers at 423-434-6158, or anonymous tips can be submitted by texting 423JCPD and your tip to 847411 (TIP411) or to submit via the internet at www.citizen observer.com.

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Johnson City authorities are searching for the person they say robbed a pharmacy Wednesday.

Dispatchers tell us it happened around 4:30pm at Boones Creek Pharmacy on North Roan Street.

Police say the person had a gun and got away with drugs.

If you have any information please contact the Johnson City Police Department.