Man robs Sawmill Rd CVS for prescription drugs

(Courtesy: Columbus Police)

Police were searching for a man that robbed the CVS on the 7400 block of Sawmill Rd.

Police said the suspect entered the CVS just before 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The man went to the pharmacy section of the store, displayed a knife, and demanded prescription medication according to the police report.

The pharmacist complied with his demands, and the suspect fled out a back door.

Police described the suspect as a man in his late 20s, between 5'8" - 5'10" tall. Surveillance photos showed the man wearing a Cleveland Cavaliers baseball hat, with a gray jacket, and tan pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus Police Robbery Unit at 614-645-4665, or if you wish to remain anonymous call Central Ohio Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).