ABERDEEN, Wash. – Police are investigating an armed robbery over presciption pills on the South side of Aberdeen Sunday. Captain John Green tells us around 2 yesterday afternoon a robbery was reported in progress in the 300 block of West Curtis street. Two masked men were reportedly spraying pepper spray and allegedly armed in a home, demanding to know where one resident’s presciption medication was. One occupant reported being struck with a firearm before the two fled the scene.
The suspects were described as two males wearing black ski masks and black jackets. One was described as a white male, about 6 to 6’3 with a medium build while the other was shorter but with a heavier build. Captain Green tells us the investigation continues.