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Media Release 114

Robbery Investigation

The Birmingham Police Department reports detectives are conducting a robbery investigation. Investigators request assistance from the public in identifying the suspect in the attached robbery photos.

On June 2, 2020, at approximately 6:30 p.m. the suspect entered the CVS Store located at 220 Gadsden Highway. Upon entering the store the suspect walked around the store for approximately 30 minutes prior to approaching the pharmacy. The suspect approached the pharmacist and demanded Xanax. The suspect revealed a handgun prior to entering the pharmacy area. The suspect managed to obtain a large quantity of prescribed drugs prior to exiting the store. The suspect appeared to have a tattoo on his neck with cursive writing.

If there is anyone with information on the identity of the suspect, we ask that they contact BPD Robbery Detectives at 205-254-1753 or remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777. If the tip to Crime Stoppers leads to an arrest, Crime Stoppers will provide a cash reward.

Surveillance photos of the suspect are attached.