WILMETTE—The Wilmette Police Department responded to a report of an attempted armed robbery at the CVS pharmacy in the Plaza Del Lago at 1515 Sheridan, the afternoon of April 20.
According to the police, the offender approached the pharmacy desk and presented a note demanding prescription pain killers, and implied the possession of a firearm. The pharmacist called the police and the offender fled the area without obtaining any medication.
Police described the offender as a middle aged white male, who was approximately 5’10 and weighted 175 pounds.
He was last seen fleeing the scene on foot.
From the Wilmette Police Department.