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FIRST ON KHQ: Armed Pharmacy Robbery In Spokane Valley

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Two people are in custody following a pharmacy robbery in Spokane Valley Thursday night. 

The robbery happened at the Shopko on E. Sprague around 9:00pm. We are told a gun was displayed and the suspects, two men, fled the scene in a gold Honda. Deputies quickly responded, found the car, and attempted to pull it over. The car sped away and after a short pursuit, the passenger bailed out and fled on foot. While in pursuit, deputies saw the passenger throw a gun into some bushes. They were able to catch up to him and arrest him. The driver was also found and arrested. 

Deputies recovered the gun, and an employee from Shopko showed up to the scene near Pines and Broadway and positively identified both men as the suspects. Deputies have not released their names, but we are told one of them had a warrant out for Robbery. Deputies also say they found pill bottles inside the Honda. 

We will update this story as soon as any additional information becomes available. 
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