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Police Investigate Royalton Rite Aid Robbery

— Vermont State Police are investigating a robbery at the Rite Aid Pharmacy in Royalton on Tuesday afternoon in which a man gave a clerk a note saying that he was armed.

Around 12:40 p.m., a white male in his mid 20s, wearing a blue baseball cap, sunglasses, a dark plaid coat, jeans and brown boots walked into the pharmacy on Route 107, a stone’s throw from the Vermont State Police barracks, and handed a clerk a note that said he was armed and demanded prescription medication, police said.

Police said the robber was walking along Route 107 prior to the robbery and was seen exiting a dark colored sedan at a nearby convenience store just prior to the robbery, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Vermont State Police at (802) 234-9933.