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Shopko pharmacy robbed; two suspects arrested

Two men suspected of robbing the Shopko pharmacy on East Sprague Avenue on Thursday night were arrested shortly thereafter.

KHQ reports that two men displayed a gun to rob the pharmacy. Spokane County sheriff’s deputies spotted a car matching the description of their getaway vehicle and the vehicle pulled over after a short chase.

Bottles of pills were found in the car, and a gun was recovered that is believed to have been thrown from the car, deputies told KHQ.

Check with KHQ for updates on this story.



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