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Search for robbery suspect

By Alyson Laughrun, Producer, alaughrun@wcyb.com
Published On: Jan 07 2014 08:23:36 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 07 2014 07:26:06 PM CST
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. -

The search continues for the person who robbed a pharmacy Tuesday afternoon.

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Department tells News 5 a man walked into Blountville Drug on Highway 126 around 4:45 Tuesday afternoon and handed them a note saying he wanted drugs, and that he had a gun.

He was wearing a ski mask, a maroon windbreaker with gray stripes near the shoulders, and a tan hooded sweatshirt underneath. He was also wearing blue jeans and sneakers.

They gave him some drugs and he left the area.

If you have any information about this robber you are asked to call the Sheriff's Department. Their number is (423) 279-7500 ext. 222.