Male suspect seen on security video entering the Wlagreens at 1225 E. Ridge Rd. on June 24th.
Female suspect being sought in armed robbery that occurred on June 29th at the Walgreens at 407 W. Glen Park Ave.
Griffith police are asking for the public's help in identifying a male and female suspect involved in two separate armed robberies that occurred last week at two Griffith area Walgreens stores. Published reports say around 9:30 p.m. on June 24th, a white male wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt reportedly flashed a handgun and robbed the pharmacy. Dispatched advised of a white vehicle, possibly a Chevrolet Cavalier, with white rims that fled southbound on Colfax St, according to reports. Then shortly before 7 p.m. on June 29th officers were dispatched to the Walgreens on Glen Park Avenue where staff told police a white female wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt, baseball cap and bandanna displayed a note and a black semi automatic pistol in her waistband demanding Hydrocodone and Xanax (zan-ax). In both instances information was gathered from staff and witnesses with officers checking the area for suspects and vehicles but nothing has been found. Police also the suspects could have also been involved in a similar robbery happened in Highland.
Anyone with information about the suspects are asked to contact the Griffith Police Dept.(219) 924-7503 or, Highland Police Dept. (219) 838-3184.
(photos provided by GPD)