Officials Search For Man Who Stole Drugs From CVS Pharmacy

The bandit got away with an unknown amount of oxycodone.

Officials are asking for the public's help in finding the man who stole drugs from a CVS Pharmacy in La Jolla Tuesday afternoon.

The man walked into the store located on the 7500 block of Eads Avenue around 2 p.m. He approached the pharmacy counter and handed the clerk a demand note. The note said the man was armed with a gun and wanted Roxicodone, a generic name for oxycodone. The employee complied and the thief walked out of the store with the drugs.

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San Diego County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to the arrest of the bandit.

Anyone with information on the identity or location of the suspect is asked to call the SDPD’s Robbery Unit at (619) 531-2299 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477.

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