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Joliet police seek information on Walgreens robbery

Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 10:52 p.m. CDT

JOLIET – Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the man who robbed a pharmacy Monday morning.

Lt. Brian Dupuis said the man came in at 7:50 a.m. Monday to Walgreens, 358 E. Cass St., and threatened the cashier at gunpoint.

The suspect was described as a black man in his late teens with a thin build, about 5-feet 11 inches tall.

The robber was wearing a light-colored hooded-sweatshirt, black pants and black shoes.

The robbery was captured on surveillance video.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at 815-724-3020 or anonymously call CrimeStoppers at 800-323-6734. CrimeStoppers offers rewards of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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