Asheville Police are searching for a suspect they say robbed the Rite-Aid Pharmacy at the corner of Tunnel Road and Riceville Road Wednesday morning. The suspect is described as a white male 25 to 30 years old. He is about 6'0" tall. He was seen wearing an olive green ball cap, a white t-shirt and blue jean shorts.
Police say the man entered the store and walked to the Pharmacy where he pulled out a handgun and demanded prescription pills. No one was injured during the robbery.
If you have any information you're asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828.255.5050. You can also send a tip via text message specifically to the Asheville PD by Texting "APDTIP plus your tip" to 274637 (CRIMES).