Police search for armed CVS robber

August 27, 2012

Plainfield police are searching for a man who robbed a CVS pharmacy at gunpoint early Saturday. An employee at the store at 1700 E. Main St. told police the suspect pointed a gun at two clerks, then ordered the pharmacist to open a safe. The man filled the bag with prescription drugs and fled the store. Police said a customer witnessed the incident and attempted to run after the suspect. The suspect fired two shots toward the customer that missed, but dropped his bag during the shooting. All stolen property was recovered.