Mansfield Township Police Department: Armed robbery at pharmacy


Officials from the Mansfield Township Police Department are encouraging help from the public to identify a male who allegedly robbed a local pharmacy.

On Sept. 13 at approximately 7:45 p.m., officials said police were dispatched to Boyd’s Pharmacy in Homestead Plaza II on Columbus Road for a reported armed robbery.

Officials reported that a black male armed with a knife entered the business and demanded employees give him prescription narcotics. The suspect was wearing a black Nike hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and white sneakers, police said. Another distinguishing characteristic was that the suspect had bandages on his face, according to police.

If anyone can identify this person or provide information that may assist in this investigation, they are encouraged to contact the Mansfield Township Police Department at 609-298-4411 to speak to an officer.