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Cops seek Deer Park pharmacy robber

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County police

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County police First Squad detectives are seeking the public's help to identify and locate this man who police said is wanted in connection with a robbery at a Deer Park pharmacy on Sunday. (Sept. 22, 2013) Credit: SCPD

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and First Squad detectives are looking for a man who on Sunday robbed a Deer Park pharmacy of prescription pain medication.

Police in a Monday news release said the suspect entered the CVS Pharmacy at 1944 Deer Park Ave. at about 11 p.m., jumped the counter and demanded prescription pain medication.

The clerk complied and the suspect left in a white Ford Explorer.

No one was injured, police said.

Police also Monday released photographs of the suspect, taken from video surveillance cameras at the store.

The suspect is in his mid-20s, approximately 6-feet-2, with a medium build.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477. All calls will be kept confidential.


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