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Police seeking armed robber who hit pharmacy

Spokane police are seeking help identifying an armed robber who held up the pharmacy at a South Hill Albertson’s on Sunday morning, fleeing with narcotic drugs.

OxyContin was among the drugs the robber took from the store at 37th Avenue at Grand.

The suspect is a white man, 50 to 60 years old, 6-foot tall, with a medium build and gray beard. He was wearing a light-colored ball cap, a gray sweatshirt with a design on the front and a purple scarf around his head, hiding hide his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Check at 456-2233 or 911.

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