Madison
84° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Advertisement

Man robs pharmacy of oxycodone

Published On: Dec 13 2012 08:07:01 AM CST
Updated On: Dec 13 2012 08:12:04 AM CST

JANESVILLE, Wis. -

Janesville police are looking for a man who robbed a Walgreens store of oxycodone Thursday morning.

Officers responded to the Walgreens at 1717 Milton Ave. at 5:25 a.m. for a report of a robbery.

Store employees told police a man presented a pharmacist with a note and the pharmacist turned over an undisclosed amount of oxycodone.

The man fled north on foot.

Police said officers and a K-9 searched the area but didn’t find the robber.

The man is described as white, 30 to 40 years old, 5-foot 10-inches tall, with a medium build and wearing an orange coat with a large hood and light blue jeans.

Advertisement
  • Get your weather app

    Channel3000.com and WISC-TV3 deliver local forecasts, live radar, school closings and alerts for Madison and South Central Wisconsin to iOS or Android devices.

  • Learn more about WISC-TV

    Meet the News 3 staff, learn about our newscasts, search our job postings and find out how to contact us.

  • Jake & Duke DeForest

    Jake & Duke DeForest

    Your pet photos

    Email us a picture of you and your pet and we'll use it in out Pet Walk segment which airs every weekday morning at 6:40. Include your name, your pet's name and where you're from. Email to petwalk@wisctv.com.

Advertisement