New surveillance video released in Farmingville CVS robbery

Police today released new surveillance video of last Sunday's CVS pharmacy robbery on Horseblock Road in Farmingville. Investigators say the man in the video handed

FARMINGVILLE - Police today released new surveillance video of last Sunday's CVS pharmacy robbery on Horseblock Road in Farmingville.

Investigators say the man in the video handed an employee a note and demanded prescription drugs and cash. The video shows the suspect made no effort to hide his face.

Police believe the suspect fled the scene in a newer model, light-colored, pickup truck.

The incident happened only 2 miles from the Medford pharmacy where four people were shot a week before.

No one was hurt in the CVS robbery, but hearing about the incident put some local residents on high alert.

"From now on, I won't let my wife pick up a prescription, I won't let my kids pick up a prescription," says Anthony Salamone, of Farmingville.

Suffolk Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest. Anyone with information is asked to call 1-800-220-TIPS.

Another Suffolk drug store is robbed of prescription drugs

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