Man wanted for robbing Abita Springs Walgreens

ABITA SPRINGS, LA (WVUE) - St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a man who robbed a Walgreens in Abita Springs. The incident occurred Saturday, just after 7:30 p.m. in the 70000 block of Highway 59.

Police say that the suspect entered the store and grabbed an unknown amount of cash while the cashier was giving change to a customer. The suspect then ran out of the store and left in what appeared to be a silver four-door Pontiac Grand-Am.

Police believe that the suspect may also be responsible for other Walgreens robberies in the Covington area.

If you have any information that could help police, you are asked to call Detective Matt Vasquez at 985-726-7830.

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