Man robs Kilgore's Pharmacy in Columbia at gunpoint

4 months 4 days 19 hours ago August 06, 2016 Aug 6, 2016 Saturday, August 06 2016 Saturday, August 06, 2016 12:05:00 PM CDT in News
By: Brendon Baker, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - The Kilgore's Pharmacy on Chapel Hill Road in Columbia was robbed at gunpoint on Saturday morning. 

According to a news release from the Columbia Police Department, officers were dispatched to Kilgore's Pharmacy at 9:31 a.m. Saturday in response to a robbery with a gun.

A preliminary investigation found a male suspect entered the pharmacy with a handgun and demanded narcotics from a locked cabinet. 

The suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of narcotics in a light colored vehicle. 

No injuries or property damage were reported as a result of the robbery. 

The suspect is a male between the age of 25 and 40-years-old, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall with a skinny build. He was last seen wearing baggy clothing. 

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Columbia Police Department or CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS to remain anonymous. 

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