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UPDATE: Suspect vehicle sought in in Kmart pharmacy robbery

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BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - Police have released details on a suspicious vehicle seen fleeing the scene of last week's robbery at Kmart in Bluefield.

Det. K.L. Adams says a white, newer-model, four-door Jeep Wrangler with chrome wheels was last seen traveling down Grassy Branch Road shortly after leaving the scene of a pharmacy robbery at Kmart on Cumberland Road on the evening of Thursday, July 3.

Adams says the vehicle is likely from Princeton or the surrounding area.

If you have any information, contact the Bluefield Police Department.

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BLUEFIELD (WVVA) - Police are searching for a suspect after an armed robbery at the K-mart in Bluefield

Detective K. L. Adams with the Bluefield Police Department says the man pictured at left, described as a heavy-set white male around 6 feet tall and weighing approximately 200-240 pounds. Cameras at the store caught him wearing a ski mask, robbing the pharmacy around 6:45 PM Thursday.

Adams says the man walked into K-mart, presented a pharmacist with a note stating he had a gun, and demanded oxycodone.

Shortly after, he fled the store with nearly 300 pills, heading toward Bluefield on Cumberland Road in a white 4-door SUV. Adams tells us it could be a Jeep Liberty or Wrangler, with a spare tire on the back with a black cover over it.

Each one of the pills has an estimated street value of thirty to ninety dollars. Adams estimates their total value to be around $9000.

If you have information that can assist them in making an arrest, call the Bluefield Police Department.

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