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Police: Armed robber takes Oxycodone and runs

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV)-- North Charleston police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at the CVS on Ashley Phosphate Road.

According to police, the call came in around 3:30 Tuesday morning.

Employees told police that a white man armed with a pocket knife came into the pharmacy and demanded Oxycodone. The pharmacist gave over the drugs and the suspect ran out of the store.

Police did not say if anyone was injured in the incident.

The suspect is described as a white male between 25 and 35-years-old. He's about 6'1", weighing around 180-200 pounds. Police say he was wearing what looked like black shoe polish on his face and hands. He was also wearing a long sleeved blue shirt, tan or brown pants and a tan/brown hat.

If you have any information on this or any other crime you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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