Masked Man Reportedly Robs Phoenix Pharmacy

Photo courtesy Phoenix Police

PHOENIX, NY – Village and area police are still looking for a man who reportedly robbed narcotics from Phoenix’s drug store at gunpoint on Tuesday.

The armed man was caught on surveillance camera as he walked into The Medicine Place on Route 57 in downtown Phoenix at approximately 4:40 p.m. where he

Photo courtesy Phoenix Police
Photo courtesy Phoenix Police

allegedly stole drugs, but no cash.

Police officials described the suspect as a white male, approximately 5’6″ tall, weighing 220-250 pounds. He was reported to be wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans and tan shoes at the time of the robbery.

The man wielded a black pistol, and was also wearing a face mask, according to police.

The drug store, located on Main Street, is one of only a handful of retail businesses in the small village community.

There were no reported injuries.

Local, county and state police are still looking for the suspect.