Suspect Robs Pharmacy for Prescription Pills in Goleta
Goleta- August 21st, 2013
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance
to help locate a suspect from an armed robbery that occurred just before 1 p.m.
at the Walgreens located in the 5900 block of Calle Real. The suspect walked up
to the pharmacy consultation window and handed the pharmacy staff a note
demanding a list of prescription medications. He displayed a handgun in his
waistband. The employee turned over an undisclosed amount of prescription
medication and the suspect walked out on foot.
Sheriff’s Deputies responded along with Santa
Barbara County Air Support Unit Copter One and searched the area but were not
able to locate the suspect. He was captured by surveillance cameras. The
suspect is described as a Hispanic Male in his early twenties, approximately
5’11” tall and 170 pounds. He was wearing a black baseball cap, aviator
sunglass, a green plaid shirt, khaki pants and a dark jacket.
Sheriff’s Detectives are releasing photos and
ask that anyone with information regarding the suspect or the crime to contact
the Criminal Investigations Bureau immediately at (805) 681-4150 or you can
leave an anonymous tip at (805) 681-4171.
For all Media Inquiries Please Contact:
PIO Kelly Hoover
Business Hours: (805) 681-4100