Attempted Pharmacy Robbery at East State Blvd. Kroger

By Scott Sarvay
By Maureen Mespell

February 27, 2012 Updated Feb 27, 2012 at 7:52 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana’s NewsCenter) – Fort Wayne Police are investigating yet another pharmacy robbery Monday afternoon.

This time, the man demanding the drugs left empty handed.

Around 3:30 the suspect approached the pharmacy counter at Kroger on East State.

Initial reports indicated the suspect handed the pharmacist a note indicating he had a gun and demanded the pain killer Opana.

A Kroger employee tried to grab the suspect, when the bandit broke free he made a run for it escaping in a silver colored vehicle.

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