Man steals prescription drugs from pharmacy on Coburg Road

Man steals prescription drugs from pharmacy on Coburg Road
Suspect in a pharmacy robbery walks into Alberson's Wednesday night. (surveillance photo)

EUGENE, Ore. -- A man stole prescription drugs Wednesday night from the Albertson's store pharmacy on Coburg Road, Eugene Police said.

Officials said the man approached the pharmacy counter at around 9 p.m. Wednesday and demanded prescription medication. Employees told police the man claimed to have a weapon. He left the store on foot.

Witnesses described the suspect as a white male in his mid 20's, 5'9" tall with a slender build and blue eyes. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black Atlanta Falcons baseball cap, blue jeans and white basketball shows with black laces.

Police said the man had acne scars on his face and a lazy (Amblyopic) eye.

Police ask anyone with information on the case to call the Eugene Department at (541) 682-5137 immediately.