Robbery of pharmacy, Lubbock police say narcotics taken


LUBBOCK, Texas — Lubbock Police were called to the report of a robbery at 2424 50th Street. Police set up a perimeter at the location and a photojournalist on scene saw officers looking for the suspect.

UPDATED STORY: LPD: Arrest made in pharmacy robbery

Late Thursday morning, police provided this update:

LPD Responds to Pharmacy Robbery

(LUBBOCK, TX) – Lubbock Police Officers responded to a call regarding a robbery in progress at 10:15 a.m. at the office building at 2424 50th Street.

A Hispanic male dressed in a black hoodie and a bandana covering his face entered the pharmacy with a weapon. He demanded pharmaceutical narcotics, the pharmacist complied and the suspect left the building.

The building was placed on a short lockdown as officers searched the building, but they were unable to locate the suspect.

Investigators are following up on leads and the investigation is ongoing at this time.

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