CHICAGO (CBS) — A man robbed a Walgreens pharmacy of opioids at knifepoint Sunday in the Irving Park neighborhood.
Around 1:30 p.m., the man entered the Walgreens at 3153 W. Irving Park Rd., at Kedzie Avenue, and went straight to the pharmacy, police said.READ MORE: Child In Critical Condition After Being Pulled Out Of Pond At Lake In The Hills Golf Course
The man took out a knife and jumped over the counter, demanding opioids from a 25-year-old on-scene witness, police said.READ MORE: Woman Found Dead In Car In Lincoln Park Died From Accidental Carbon Monoxide Poisoning, Autopsy Finds
The man then took other property by force and fled north on Kedzie Avenue, police said.MORE NEWS: Dolton Gas Station Attendant Richard Williams Charged With Beating Woman Who Says She Just Wanted To Use Bathroom
Area North detectives were investigating Sunday afternoon.