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Police investigating armed robbery at CVS Pharmacy in Sulphur

Posted at 9:35 AM, Aug 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-16 10:40:29-04

The Sulphur Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred Tuesday night at a CVS Pharmacy in Sulphur.

Officers say that a man dressed in black and red flannel and blue jeans entered the CVS and walked up to the pharmacy counter with a note demanding narcotic grade medication.

According to police, the note also stated that the suspect had a weapon.

After obtaining the medication, police say the suspect then fled the scene.

Detectives say the investigation is still ongoing. Anyone with information on the robbery is asked to call the Sulphur Police Department at 337-527-4550.