Police looking for pharmacy robbery suspect

POSTED: 5:48 AM Mar 11 2013   UPDATED: 1:53 PM Mar 11 2013
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UPDATE: Police arrested a suspect in this robbery around lunchtime on March 11, 2013. Click here to read the story.


Kingsport police are looking for a suspect in a pharmacy robbery.

We're told it happened around 12:30 Sunday afternoon at CVS on Memorial Boulevard.

Detectives say the suspect is a man in his 50s, about six feet tall, with grey hair and a small patch of hair on his chin.

We're told the suspect went to the pharmacy with his hands in his pockets and told the pharmacist he had a gun and wanted Oxycontin.