Police Walk in on Armed Robbery (with Video & Photos)

By Emily Dwire

February 24, 2013 Updated Dec 5, 2013 at 2:26 AM EDT

A Huntington man is behind bars for an armed robbery of a Walgreens pharmacy.

Police were called to the Walgreens at 1804 N. Jefferson St. this afternoon in reference to an unknown disturbance. But when officers arrived they walked in on an armed robbery in progress.

The suspect, Daniel Lee Scott, 39, was trying to leave the store with an unknown amount of prescription medications.

Officers say the pharmacy employees were threatened with a weapon, which was later recovered. No one was injured.

Scott is being help at the Huntington County Jail on a pending Armed Robbery charge, which is a Class B felony.

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