Springfield Walgreens Armed Robbery Suspect At Large
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WRSP) —
Springfield police are investigating an armed robbery at a Walgreens in the 2000 block of south MacArthur Boulevard.
According to police, around 2:20 Sunday morning, a man wearing a dark hoodie entered the store, pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money.
The cashier took all the money from the register and put it in a bag brought by the suspect. Once the suspect had the money, he fled the building and was last seen running southbound in the alley.
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6 foot, 180-190 pounds, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and a red mask covering the lower portion of his face.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Springfield Police Department at 217.788.8311 and/or Crime Stoppers at 217.788.8427.