Walgreens Armed Robbery

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Manhunt Continues For 2 Armed Clowns Who Tied Up Workers, Stole Pills From Queens Walgreens

May 22, 2018 - 6:39 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Police and the FBI are investigating an armed robbery at a Walgreens in Queens.

Auhorities said the suspects donned clown masks and tied up employees at gunpoint at the drugstore on Rockaway Boulevard in South Ozone Park Tuesday.

The filled bags with a huge stash of prescription pills and fled in a black BMW sedan, 1010 WINS' Al Jones reported.

But they allegedly ditched their haul in East New York after apparently realizing the drugs contained a tracking device. 

So far, no arrests have been made.