Rite Aid Pharmacy Robbed Yesterday Afternoon; No Weapon Mentioned


Portland Police are investigating a robbery at the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 290 Congress Street after 4:00 pm on Sunday, July 14, 2019.  A man approached the pharmacist and handed him a note demanding drugs.  He fled after being given an undisclosed quantity of drugs.  No one inside the store was hurt during the robbery.

The robber is described as a white male in his 20s, 6’02” tall with a slim build.  He was wearing a white short sleeved shirt, gray shorts, gray flat-rim hat and carrying a gray backpack.  There was no mention of a weapon according in a press release from the Portland Police Department.

If you have any information that help solve this robbery, please call the Police Department at 207 – 874-8575.