Independence Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050-3013
Public Information Office
Officer Tom Gentry
For immediate release: May 17, 2015
On May 16, 2015, at approximately 5.30 a.m. the Walgreens Pharmacy at 3915 S. Noland Rd. was robbed. A female suspect approached an employee in the pharmacy, physically accosted the employee, and stated she had a gun. The suspect forced the employee to obtain an undisclosed amount of prescription drugs, the suspect took them and left the store on foot in an unknown direction.
It is believed the armed robber also had a male accomplice who assisted her.
Please look at the attached photos of the suspects to see if you can identify them. The female suspect is described as a white female wearing all dark clothing with sunglasses. The male suspect also appears to be a white male.
If you or anyone you know can identify either suspect, do not make contact with them. Please call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477 or the Independence Police Department at 816-325-7330.