Sheriff's Department Investigates Friday Walgreens Robbery (photos & video)

By Eric Dutkiewicz

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    (Surveillance video provided by Allen County Sheriff's Department)

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January 15, 2013 Updated Nov 3, 2013 at 2:11 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) - Allen County Sheriff's Department is looking for a woman who robbed a local Walgreens last week.

Police say approached a cashier at Walgreens on SR 1 in northern Allen County around 8:30 p.m. Fri., Jan. 11. She displayed a handgun and demanded cash, police say.

When the cash register would not open, police say the woman stole a customer's purse.

Police describe the woman as 5 feet 3, in her early 20s, with facial piercings and a lot of eye makeup. She was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, black yoga pants and white tennis shoes at the time of the robbery.

See the photo gallery with this story for surveillance images of the suspect.

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