Jul 23, 2014 11:10 PM by Marissa Esquivel
TUCSON - A man intending to rob a Walgreens ends up leaving empty handed.
On July 20, at around 4:30 a.m. Rincon District deputies responded to the Walgreens located at 13542 East Colossal Cave Road reference a suspicious person.
When deputies arrived, they learned a man entered the store and asked the store employee for a pack of cigarettes.
As the store clerk rang up the cigarettes, the suspect told her he left his wallet in his car, threatened her, and told the employee to empty the cash register drawer.
The suspect left from the store and got into a vehicle. No weapon was taken out or used. The suspect did not get away with any money or store items, and the store employee was not injured.
The suspect is described as:
• White or light skinned Hispanic male
• Heavy build
• Approximately 20-years-old
• Approximately 5'11'' in height
• Wearing tan cargo shorts, a red polo style shirt and square shaped glasses
The suspect vehicle is described as:
• Gold colored SUV
• Possibly a 2007-2012 Ford Escape or other similar vehicle such as a Mazda Tribute or Mercury Mariner
The Sheriff's Department Robbery/Assault Unit is currently trying to identify the suspect involved in this attempted robbery.
Anyone with information please call 88-CRIME or 911.
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