Kroger Pharmacy robbed Thursday


By Sheryl Roadcap - sroadcap@sidneydailynews.com



Sidney Police respond to Kroger at 2100 Michigan Street where a man jumped over the pharmacy counter and grabbed bottles of controlled narcotics around 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17. According to Sidney Police, two black male subjects then fled the store, and drove off in a gray colored, four-door, mid-sized vehicle headed toward Interstate 75.

Sidney Police respond to Kroger at 2100 Michigan Street where a man jumped over the pharmacy counter and grabbed bottles of controlled narcotics around 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17. According to Sidney Police, two black male subjects then fled the store, and drove off in a gray colored, four-door, mid-sized vehicle headed toward Interstate 75.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

This is a photo from a surveillance tape of one of the suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery.


Courtesy photo

This is a photo from a surveillance tape of the second suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery.


Courtesy photo

SIDNEY — Kroger Pharmacy was robbed on Thursday afternoon.

According to a press release from the Sidney Police Department, officers were dispatched to Sidney Kroger, 2100 Michigan St., on Thursday, May 17, around 2 p.m. on the report a robbery had just occurred.

Upon arrival, police learned two black male subjects walked up to the pharmacy counter to purchase an item. Upon doing so, one of them jumped over the pharmacy counter and grabbed bottles of controlled narcotics. After grabbing the narcotics, both male subjects fled the store, driving off in a gray, four-door, mid-sized vehicle headed toward Interstate 75.

Both suspects are described as black males, approximately in their mid-to-late 20s, at least 6-feet-tall and of a slender build. One suspect was wearing all black clothing with graphics on the front of his T-shirt. The second suspect was wearing dark clothing with a T-shirt that had a red stripe on it, and he was wearing a camouflage-colored fishing hat.

Sidney Police detectives responded, and the scene was processed for evidence.

Citizens are asked to report any information about this robbery to the Sidney Police Department at 937-498-2351 or Crime Stoppers at 937-492-8477 (TIPS).

Sidney Police respond to Kroger at 2100 Michigan Street where a man jumped over the pharmacy counter and grabbed bottles of controlled narcotics around 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17. According to Sidney Police, two black male subjects then fled the store, and drove off in a gray colored, four-door, mid-sized vehicle headed toward Interstate 75.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_SDN051818KrogerRob-3.jpgSidney Police respond to Kroger at 2100 Michigan Street where a man jumped over the pharmacy counter and grabbed bottles of controlled narcotics around 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17. According to Sidney Police, two black male subjects then fled the store, and drove off in a gray colored, four-door, mid-sized vehicle headed toward Interstate 75. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

This is a photo from a surveillance tape of one of the suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_Second-Suspect-Kroger.jpgThis is a photo from a surveillance tape of one of the suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery. Courtesy photo

This is a photo from a surveillance tape of the second suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_First-Suspect.jpgThis is a photo from a surveillance tape of the second suspects in the Kroger pharmacy robbery. Courtesy photo

By Sheryl Roadcap

sroadcap@sidneydailynews.com