Armed robber makes off with prescription meds from Boise pharmacy

December 30, 2013 

A masked man carrying a handgun walked into a Boise pharmacy and demanded prescription pain killers Sunday, Boise police said.

The robbery occurred at about 7:30 a.m. at a drug store on North 15th and West State streets. The man, who displayed a note and a handgun, fled with an undisclosed amount of prescription medicine.

The suspect was described as light-skinned, 6 feet tall and about 200 pounds. He was wearing a black mask, black hoodie and dark clothing. He was last seen traveling west on Jefferson Street in a dark-colored pickup.

Anyone with information about the suspect or robbery is asked to call CrimeStoppers, 343-2677, go online to, or text CRIMES or 274637 (subject: Tip236). Tips can also be made on the CrimeStoppers Facebook page,

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