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Police seek suspect in Islandia pharmacy robbery

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who they say robbed an Islandia pharmacy on Monday, March 9, 2015. Photo Credit: YouTube

Suffolk County police and Crime Stoppers are looking for a man who robbed an Islandia pharmacy earlier in March.

Police on Thursday released photographs and video of the suspect taken from surveillance cameras at the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 1968 Veterans Memorial Hwy.

At about 1:45 p.m. on March 9, the suspect approached the pharmacy's checkout line to purchase a soft drink, police said. When the clerk opened the cash register, the suspect struggled with her and grabbed money from the drawer, according to a news release.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477, text "SCPD" with your message to 274637 (CRIMES) or visit tipsubmit.com.

All information will be kept confidential.

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