UPDATE: Suspect Arrested For Allegedly Robbing Rockwall Walgreens At Gunpoint For Prescription Drugs

ROCKWALL (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in Rockwall are searching for an armed man who robbed a Walgreens pharmacy in the early morning hours of January 27.

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It was after 2:00 a.m. when the suspect entered the store on Ridge Road. The pharmacist told investigators the man jumped over the counter, flashed a gun, and demanded medication.

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After the pharmacist gave the suspect an array of prescription drugs, he jumped back over the counter and ran out of the store. The man left the parking lot in a dark colored SUV.

(credit: Rockwall Police Department)

The suspect is described as an African American man with a gold tooth, standing about 6′ tall, with a regular build. At the time of the robbery the suspect was wearing a Dallas Cowboys t-shirt, a grey colored sweatshirt with a zipper, light colored blue jeans, tennis shoes and a white ball cap. He was also wearing a large gold chain with some type of pendant on it.

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Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information about the robbery is asked to call the Rockwall Police Department at 972-772-6781. Information can be sent anonymously to Rockwall County Crimestoppers at 972-771-TIPS (8477).