HCSO Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect

The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office is looking for an armed robbery suspect. He’s described as a white or Hispanic male, 5’10” to 6′ in height, 220 – 240 pounds, with dark short hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a white t-shirt. He also had a yellow reflective vest on and a white dust mask.

The HCSO received a call about an armed robbery at the CVS pharmacy located at 12990 Cortez Blvd in Spring Hill at approximately 1:14 p.m. Wednesday.

The suspect was armed with a handgun and entered the store and demanded prescription pills. Police say he left the store on foot, possibly heading southbound on Mariner Boulevard behind the store.

If you have information on this case or know the identity/location of this suspect, please contact Detective Brent Stent at 352-754-6830. If you want to remain anonymous, you’re advised to call the Hernando County Crime Stoppers at 1-866-990-TIPS (8477). If you have tips, you’re eligible for a $1,000 reward.