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Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016

Sikeston pharmacy robbed

Sunday, August 25, 2002

SIKESTON - One Sikeston pharmacy was the location of an attempted robbery and a second robbery attempt was successful at a pharmacy farther down the road Friday evening.

According to Department of Public Safety Director Drew Juden, the attempted robbery occurred around 5:47 p.m. at Medicap on North Main Street. Then around 5:53 there was a robbery at Medicine Shoppe on South Main.

The suspect is described as a white male between 20-25 years old, 5-feet, 10-inches to 6-feet tall, 175-190 pounds with dark brown hair. At the time, he was wearing a ball cap, baggy blue short-sleeve T-shirt and is possibly driving a gold, tan or brown small four-door car similar to a Toyota.

Anyone with information is encouraged at call 471-6200 or 471-1500. All communications will be confidential.