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: Judge Bars Chicago Police Union President John Catanzara From Encouraging Officers To Defy City's Vaccine Mandate
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: Chicago Weather: Chilly Tonight, Sunny And Cool Weekend
The man then took other property by force and fled north on Kedzie Avenue, police said.MORE NEWS: Sky Cruise To 86-50 Win Over Mercury, Take 2-1 Lead In WNBA Finals
Area North detectives were investigating Sunday afternoon.