Naperville Police Investigate Robbery at a Local Pharmacy
At approximately 5:57 a.m. on Tuesday, November 15, Naperville Police Department officers responded to the 1200 block of east Ogden Avenue for the report of a robbery in progress at a local pharmacy. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspects, who had left the scene prior to police arrival, threatened store employees, when confronted, with a hypodermic needle alleged to be infected with HIV. The suspects reportedly stole numerous medications from the business.
Suspect #1 is described as a male, Asian, approximately 50 years old, dark hair and dark clothing. Suspect #2 is described as female, white, approximately 40 years old, with dark hair and clothing.
If anyone has information regarding this crime, they are encouraged to contact the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666 and ask for the Investigations Division.
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