Suspected CVS armed robbery suspect sought

Posted at 9:55 AM, Jan 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-26 09:55:51-05

Port St. Lucie police hope surveillance video will help them solve the recent robbery of a CVS.

Around 8 p.m. Sunday a man wearing sunglasses and a hat walked into the store at 1300 SW St. Lucie West Boulevard.

He first went to a candy aisle and picked up a pack of gum. He then went to the checkout counter where he pulled a gun and demanded money, according to police.

The clerk is seen on video handing over a cash drawer.

The suspect was last seen running in a westerly direction through the CVS parking lot.

The gunman is described as white, 5’10” – 6’ tall with a thin build. He wore a black baseball cap with the words “Breaking Dawn Part II” on the front. He also had on sunglasses, a gray shirt and black pants.

If you recognize him or have any information you are urged to call Port St. Lucie Police at (772) 871-5001 or Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-800-273 TIPS.