Two men steal drugs, cash from Boise pharmacy

February 25, 2014 

Boise police are searching for the men who robbed a pharmacy on Federal Way on Monday night, and on Tuesday police released surveillance photos of one of the men.

Officers were called to the pharmacy on the 3300 block of Federal Way at 7:47 p.m. Monday. Witnesses said a man entered the store and gave an employee a handwritten, threatening note demanding specific prescription medications, including commonly abused pain killers. He took off with drugs and some cash in a blue shopping bag, leaving in a light blue small car driven by another man.

Both robbers are described as black men. The man who entered the store wore a striped shirt and a billed cap. The other man wore dark clothing and waited outside during the robbery, police said.

Their vehicle had stock spoke wheels and may have been a Mazda, police said.

Anyone with information about the robbery is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, log on to www.343cops.com or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. Tips can be made via the Crime Stoppers Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/CSofSWIdaho. Tipsters can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.

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