Surveillance video released of pharmacy robbery in NW Harris Co.

January 7, 2013 12:56:25 PM PST
Authorities have released surveillance video in the search for the suspect responsible for a robbery at an area pharmacy last month.

On December 30, 2012, at approximately 10:50pm, an unidentified white male suspect entered the pharmacy located on the 8200 block of Highway 6. The male approached the pharmacy counter, and presented a note to the victim. Police say the note contained threatening statements, and demanded prescription drugs from behind the counter.

The victim complied, and surrendered numerous pills to the suspect. Prior to police arrival, the suspect was seen fleeing in an early 2000 model dark colored Ford F-150. Video of the incident was taken by pharmacy security cameras.

Investigators describe the suspect as a white male, approximately 25-30 years of age, standing 6 feet tall, weighing between 180-190 lbs with light brown facial hair. At the time of the offense, the suspect was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a black jacket, dark pants and dark-colored shoes.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.