Spokane Police searching for suspect who robbed Walgreens at gunpoint

Spokane Police searching for suspect who robbed Walgreens at gunpoint

Spokane Police are searching for the suspect who robbed the Walgreens on E. Wellesley at gunpoint on Saturday.

Police said a man entered the store shortly after 10:30 a.m. and walked around for about three minutes, grabbing laundry detergent, some pens, and two fragrance boxes.

He then headed to the register, where police say he pointed a black and silver colored semi-automatic pistol at the clerk and asked for all the money inside.

The man then left with the money and fragrance boxes, heading northwest.

Police described him as a white man with a brown beard and blue eyes, about 5’06” to 5’08” in height, and between 140 to 150 pounds.

He was wearing a dark blue sweatshirt with a yellow and white 87 on the chest, blue jeans and dark colored shoes.

Anyone who has any information is asked to call crime check at 456-2233.