ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A man dressed as a woman shot a pharmacist this morning during an attempted robbery.READ MORE: Governor Abbott Proposes Parental Bill of Rights As Part of Re-Election Campaign
The man walked into the Remco Pharmacy, in the 1600 block of West Division Street, and demanded drugs. It isn’t known if the pharmacist complied, or tried to comply, but at some point he was shot — perhaps as many as three times.
CBS11 News talked with an employee at a neighboring business who said they were told the suspect wanted hydrocodone.READ MORE: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton Refuses To Hand Over January 6 Records
The shooter ran from the pharmacy on foot. Police haven’t said if they believe the man is still armed.
The pharmacist was taken to a local hospital and is being treated for his injuries. His condition isn’t known.MORE NEWS: Dallas ISD: A Lot Involved In Keeping Doors Open During COVID-19 Surge
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