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Police Search For Suspect In Manhattan Drug Store Robbery

Police are searching for this man in connection with the robbery of a drug store in Manhattan. (Credit: NYPD)

Police are searching for this man in connection with the robbery of a drug store in Manhattan. (Credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are on the hunt for a man who they say robbed a Manhattan drug store at gunpoint Saturday morning.

According to authorities, the suspect was armed with a gun when he walked into the drug store located at 1302 Second Ave. around 10:20 a.m., WCBS 880 reported.

The man demanded Oxycodone, Viagra and Cialis pills, police said.

The clerk complied with the suspect’s demands and he was able to flee the scene.

There were no injuries reported in connection with the incident.

Police described the suspect as a dark-skinned Hispanic male, about 6-foot tall, and weighing 190 pounds.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 800-577-TIPS.

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