Failed Pharmacy Robbery Attempt, Sheriffs Search for Suspect - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Failed Pharmacy Robbery Attempt, Sheriffs Search for Suspect

SPOKANE, Wash. - Sheriff's deputies are looking for a suspect in a failed attempt to rob the Wandemere Rite-Aid pharmacy.

Employees said the suspect entered the Rite-Aid at about 9:45 a.m. Thursday and handed a note to an employee demanding the painkillers oxycontin and methadone.

The employees did not see a weapon on the suspect and did not give the suspect the drugs, and he eventually left the store.

The suspect was seen driving a red car heading northbound on Highway 395 as he fled the scene. He is described as a white male in his early 20's with dark har, 5'9'' tall and a thin build.

Anyone with information about the attempted robbery or the suspect is ask to call Crim Check at 456-2233.

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