Masked trio armed with handgun rob Barth’s

Three masked men armed with a handgun stormed Barth’s drugstore on East Main Street in downtown Riverhead and demanded prescription drugs from the employees inside, Riverhead police said.

The marked trio, with one person armed, entered the mainstay downtown business about 6 p.m.Wednesday and demanded cash and prescription drugs.

They made off with unspecified proceeds, police said. No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call 727-4500.

GIANNA VOLPE FILE PHOTO | Owner Barry Barth of Barth’s Pharmacy in Riverhead at his store earlier this year.