BREAKING NEWS: Bristol, TN Police on the scene of Walgreens Armed Robbery

Bristol, Tennessee police remain on the scene of pharmacy armed robbery Friday evening.

Investigators told News Channel 11 a man armed with a handgun walked into Walgreens located on Highway 394 in Blountville around 8:45 Friday night.

Police say the suspect demanded drugs and ran from the scene.

Investigators are combing through surveillance footage, and a search for the suspect is underway.


Authorities say he is younger male in his 20’s, and was seen wearing a red hoodie, black pants and a dark colored Russian style hat.

If you have any information about who the suspect is, your asked to call the Bristol Tennessee Police Department at 423-746-TIPS or 423-989-5600.

We will continue to bring you updates surrounding the armed robbery as new information becomes available.

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