Clearwater Police detectives seek help identifying armed robber who stole drugs from local pharmacy

Suspect was carrying a handgun and demanded xanax
Posted at 12:02 PM, Jun 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-21 17:18:14-04

Clearwater Police detectives are asking for the public's help to identify an armed robber who stole prescription drugs from Bay Life Pharmacy late Monday morning. 

The armed man entered the local pharmacy on 1235 S. Missouri Ave. with a handgun and demanded Xanax from the employees. 

The white male is described as approximately 5'8" tall with a thin build. During the robbery, the suspect was wearing blue jeans, a long sleeve gray shirt and a tan hat with sunglasses. The suspect was also carrying a skateboard.  



Anyone with information on his identity should call Clearwater Police at 727-562-4242 or email

Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County at 1-800-873-TIPS or use the TIP411 system byn texting their tip and the keyword CWPD to 847411.