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Suspect in Santa Hat Robs Pharmacy

Police in Vermont say a man wearing a Santa hat robbed a Burlington- area pharmacy

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    Suspect in Santa Hat Robs Pharmacy
    Burlington Police

    Police in Vermont say a man wearing a Santa hat robbed a Burlington- area pharmacy.

    Officers responded to Lakeside Pharmacy around 6:45 Thursday night. They were told the suspect approached the pharmacy counter, demanded opiates and indicated he had a gun.

    Staff surrendered the opiates to the suspect, who fled the store on Pearl Street.

    Police say the suspect was wearing a red sweatshirt, ski goggles and a surgical mask. Police say he's a white male 5’10”.

    No injuries were reported.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Burlington Police at 802-658-2704.

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