Armed robbery at Northeast Philadelphia Rite-Aid

September 29, 2012 11:32:05 AM PDT
Police ar investigating an armed robbery of a Rite-Aid pharmacy in Northeast Philadelphia.

It happened around 6:00 Saturday morning at the pharmacy at the intersection of Academy and Byberry roads.

Authorities say a masked man wearing gloves and armed with a handgun, got away with narcotics.

The suspect reportedly fled the scene on foot.

Northeast Detectives are reviewing surveillance video, hoping to garner more clues.

No further information has been released.