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Harrisburg pharmacy robbed

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A man uses a threatening note to rob a Harrisburg pharmacy. City police say it happened just after 11 o’clock Sunday morning at the Rite Aid pharmacy in the 1900 block of Derry Street. The suspect, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark hat walked into the store and went directly to the pharmacy counter.  He produced a note and still holding it, showed it to a clerk.  The note allegedly read, “Give me all you blue pills, oxy’s and act normal and no one will get hurt”.

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The clerk called over the pharmacist who after reading the note gave the robber some blue pills.  The suspect than ran out of the store.  Police released a surveillance photo of the suspect. Anyone who may have information on the case is asked to contact Lt. Robert Fegan at (717) 255-3114 or Dauphin County Police dispatch at (717) 558-6900.

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