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Police searching for suspect in CHAS Valley Clinic robbery

Published On: Jun 17 2013 12:21:03 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 17 2013 03:20:31 PM CDT
CHAS pharmacy robbery
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Police are looking for a suspect who robbed the CHAS Valley Clinic at 924 South Pines  in Spokane Valley Monday morning.

The suspect, according to the Spokane Valley Police Department, presented the pharmacy staff a note requesting narcotics while brandishing a firearm. After being given some drugs he fled the clinic.

Police set up a four block perimeter and searched for the suspect using a K-9 unit. They had a successful track for a short distance; officers believe the suspect got into a vehicle near the clinic.

The police department said the suspect was a man in his 20s wearing black pants and a black hooded sweatshirt and a mask that covered his nose and mouth.

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest and RxPatrol are offering a $1,000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect.

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