CVS pharmacy robber caught on camera in Olney

PHILADELPHIA - October 4, 2013

Surveillance video inside the CVS in the 6100 block of 5th street recorded the hold-up Tuesday.

When the clerk opened the cash register, the thief pulled out a gun, grabbed about 240 dollars in cash and ran.

Police issued this description of the bandit:

Black male, 5'7", 20 years old, medium build, dark brown complexion, beard, wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue baseball cap with a letter "T", faded blue jeans and white/black sneakers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through

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