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Police release photos of Walgreens armed robbery suspect

Walgreens armed robbery suspect

Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the man who robbed Walgreens in Riverhead at gunpoint last year, according to a police press release.

The suspect entered the store Sept. 1 and walked around before approaching the clerk, Riverhead police said. He then displayed a handgun, demanded money and fled after receiving the cash, officials said.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-40s, approximately 5-foot-8 and unshaven with long black hair and glasses, police said.

He was wearing sunglasses, black boots, tan cargo shorts and a gray sweatshirt during the robbery, officials said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked contact the Riverhead Town Police Department at 631-727-4500 ext. 332. All calls will remain confidential, police said.