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Police search for Walgreens robbery suspect

CREATED Jul 18, 2013 - UPDATED: Jul 18, 2013

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  • Justin Drost is suspected in the robbery of a Walgreens.

BELOIT - Police are looking for a man accused of robbing a Walgreens in Beloit. 

It happened just before 4:00 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at the Walgreens near Prairie Avenue and Shopiere Road.

28-year-old Justin Drost walked up to the pharmacy counter and handed the clerk a note saying he had a weapon and demanding medication. He was given an "undetermined number" of pills, according to police.

Drost left the store and drove away in what is described as a white van that has a ladder rack. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Beloit Police Department.