Crime

Man robs Bradenton Walgreens of pills

MANATEE -- A man robbed a Walgreens store in Bradenton of numerous pills late Monday, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

About 10:15 p.m., a man entered the store at 6003 14th St. W., jumped the counter and demanded the pharmacist give him pills. He obtained an unknown amount of pills and then fled the store on foot, according to a news release.

The suspect was described as being in his 20s, standing 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He had medium length blond hair and was wearing a tan shirt, black pants and sunglasses.

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