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Handgun-wielding man robs Kendall Walgreens

$300 in cash taken during robbery

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MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Police are searching for a man who robbed a Kendall Walgreens at gunpoint earlier this summer.

The robbery was reported July 19 at a Walgreens store at 14720 SW 88th St.

Detectives said the man was wearing a hooded sweatshirt and dark aviator sunglasses.

Surveillance video from the store shows the man approach the clerk, asking for cigarettes.

Police said the clerk asked the man to remove his sunglasses and show his ID.

Detectives said the robber pulled out a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.

In fear for his life, the clerk handed over $300.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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