Rite Aid offers $5K reward for robbery info

Police still searching for suspects

State Journal staff report Published:

Police are still searching for two men who robbed Rite Aid Pharmacy at gunpoint last week.

Rite Aid, the pharmacy’s parent company, is offering a $5,000 reward in addition to up to $1,000 from Frankfort Crime Stoppers for information leading to arrests in the case.

Around 11 p.m. Dec. 21, Frankfort Police got a report that the Rite Aid in Eastwood Shopping Center had been robbed.

Police reported two masked suspects, at least one carrying a handgun, entered the store around closing time, tied two employees up and fled with cash.

One suspect is described as a 5-feet, 10-inch white male with a thin build. He was wearing a green Carhartt jacket, dark pants and a camouflage mask. He was armed with a black handgun.

The other suspect is described as a 5-feet, 8-inch heavyset white male wearing a tan coat, dark pants and a black mask.

Frankfort Police are asking anyone with information to call Sgt. Jerald Crawford at 502-875-8523.

Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 502-875-8648 or visiting frankfortcrimestoppers.com.

Anonymous tips can also be texted by typing FCS and then your message to 274637. Crime Stoppers may pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case.

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