Texarkana Texas Police are still looking for a man wanted in connection with an attempted armed hold up of a local pharmacy.Authorities say they were called yesterday afternoon around 1:45 p.m. to the Pleasant Grove Pharmacy in the 3300 block of Richmond Road. Witnesses say a white male suspect, armed with a handgun and wearing a bandanna over his face directed an employee to the pharmaceutical area of the store.

It is not known, what items might have been taken, but the suspect fled on foot southbound from the pharmacy. He was described as a white male, around 6 feet tallk with brown hair and was wearing a blue plaid shirt and sunglasses.

No one was injured during this incident. If you have any information on this suspect or this crime you are urged to call Texas side Police detectives or Texarkana Area Crime Stoppers. That Crime Stoppers number is (903) 793-stop.

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