Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Man Disguised in Bandages Robs Gaithersburg CVS Pharmacy on Christmas Eve

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GAITHERSBURG, Md. - Police are searching for a man who robbed a Montgomery County pharmacy on Christmas Eve disguised in bandages.

The incident happened on December 24th around 8:45 p.m. at a CVS Pharmacy in Gaithersburg.

Investigators say the suspect entered the business and stated he was armed with a gun. He handed a note to the employee demanding drugs.

Surveillance images show the suspect’s head wrapped in bandages and his arm in a sling.

The man fled the store in an unknown direction. No one was injured in the robbery.

Detectives do not believe this robbery is related to two previous robberies of the same CVS that occurred in November of 2011

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 25 years-old, 6’ - 6’3” tall, and weighing between 200-230 lbs. The man was wearing blue jeans and a blue sweatshirt. 

Anyone who may have information about this robbery is asked to call the Major Crimes Division – Robbery Section at 240-773-5100.