LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo.– According to a recent press release from Lee’s Summit Police, officers responded to the Walgreens located in the 900 block of SW 150 Highway on the report of an armed robbery yesterday at 9:45 p.m. IMG_0767 IMG_0772

Upon arrival, investigation revealed that a single suspect had entered the store and proceeded to the pharmacy counter where he produced a handgun and demanded prescription medication. The suspect then fled the scene in a truck that was parked near the business.

The suspect is described as a male wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt with a white circular logo on the front, black pants and aviator style sunglasses. The suspect left the scene in a newer model Dodge quad-cab pickup with a temporary tag displayed in the window. Anyone with information is asked to call the LSPD TIPS hotline at 816-969-1752.