Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an individual who was caught in surveillance photos in regards to a robbery that occurred in Woodside on March 6.
Around 10:15 a.m., the suspect entered the Woodside Chemists Store, located at 58-01 Woodside Ave., and brandished a knife, approaching the 26-year-old female employee and demanding prescription medication, police said. The employee complied and the individual fled the location with approximately $4,000 worth of pills.
The suspect was described as a Hispanic man between the ages of 25 and 30 years who is approximately five-feet-10-inches and has a thin build. The man has a light complexion and was last seen wearing sunglasses, a dark hoodie, grey sweatpants, red palm gloves and a grey backpack.