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Reward offered for robbery information

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Gazette staff
February 5, 2010
— The Lake Geneva Police Department and Walworth County Crime Stoppers are offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible for an armed robbery in December.

Police at about 4 p.m. Dec. 7 were called to McCullough’s Drug Store, 269 Broad St., for a report of an armed robbery. Police said a man entered the store, displayed a black semi-automatic pistol and demanded OxyContin from the pharmacist. Police said the pharmacist handed over an unknown amount of the painkiller.


The suspect is described as a white male, about 6-feet-tall and 200 pounds. He wore a black ski mask, black hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.


The reward was donated by Purdue Pharma, a pharmaceutical company that operates RxPATROL, a collaborative effort between industry, pharmacists and law enforcement to collect, analyze and disseminate information on pharmacy theft.


Anyone with information about this robbery or the suspect should call Walworth County Crime Stoppers at (262) 723-2677. Callers can remain anonymous.



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