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Deputies seek CVS Pharmacy robber

By Staff | May 31, 2012

Robbery detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office are attempting to identify the man who robbed a CVS Pharmacy in North Fort Myers.

The robbery occurred at the CVS located 4100 Hancock Bridge Parkway shortly before 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Pharmacy employees say they were approached by a white male that handed them a note threatening harm unless he was given prescription medication. The pharmacist complied and handed the robber unspecified prescription drugs.

The robber appears to be between 30 and 40 years old and weighs approximately 140 pounds.

If you can identify this suspect or know anything about the robbery, call the Lee County Sheriff’s Office at (239) 477-1000. Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS. Tips may also be made online at www.swflcrimestoppers.org, through the TipSubmit app on any iPhone or by texting a tip to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD.