Deerfield Beach liquor store robbed at gunpoint

Walgreens clerk forced to hand over money

Published On: Aug 17 2012 10:22:34 AM EDT   Updated On: Aug 17 2012 10:56:58 AM EDT
Deerfield Beach Walgreens Roberry Surveillance
DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. -

Deerfield Beach police are searching for at least two men they say robbed the Walgreens liquor store located at 1325 S. Military Trail.

The Broward Sheriff’s Office tells Local 10 the robbery happend around 9 p.m. as the clerk was trying to lock up for the night.

The female clerk was using a broom to reach the rolling security shutters. Just then, the man wearing baggy black shorts, a black stocking on his head and sunglasses walked in pointing a handgun at the woman. He also wore a black T-shirt with a white Adidas logo on the front.

He forced her to walk to register, where he demanded cash. When she handed it over, he ran out of the store. The robber may have had an accomplice who was seen driving an older-model, dark green sedan, possibly a Chrysler.

A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading up to an arrest. If you can help Sheriff's deputies with this case call Broward County Crimestoppers at 954-493-8477.