Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department- Major Crimes Division are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Clarksburg Pharmacy this morning.
At approximately 9:49 a.m., officers responded to the Clarksburg Pharmacy, located at 23213 Stringtown Road, for the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. Preliminary investigation has revealed that the male suspect, whose face was concealed, entered the pharmacy and displayed a handgun. He stole prescription drugs and then fled. K9 units and a United States Park Police helicopter assisted officers in the search for the suspect; the suspect was not located.
Robbery detectives continue to investigate this armed robbery and are releasing video surveillance of the suspect committing the robbery. Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the Major Crimes Division at 240.773.5070. For those who wish to remain anonymous, Crime Solvers is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for any information that leads to the arrest of the suspect. Anonymous tipsters can call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).
Update: 9/3/2015, 8:06 p.m. – Video Surveillance Added to Press Release