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Police Investigating Atascadero Walgreens Armed Robbery

ATASCADERO, Calif. - Atascadero police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred just before midnight Thursday at an Atascadero Walgreens.

Police say a suspect armed with a black handgun walked into the Walgreens and demanded cash from the clerk. The clerk complied, and gave the suspect about $300 in cash.

By the time officers arrived on scene, the suspect had already fled.

The suspect is described at a white male adult. He was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with a white insignia, blue jeans, and black shoes with rubber trim.

The Atascadero Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding this case or the suspect's identity, call the police department at 805-461-5051.

Watch the crime unfold on surveillance video provided by the Atascadero Police Department below.

VIDEO: Atascadero Walgreens Armed Robbery

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