Two Men Steal Drugs from Walgreens in Elk Grove; Search for Suspects Underway

The two suspects were caught on surveillance footage. (Credit: Elk Grove Police Department)

SACRAMENTO COUNTY — Police are investigating after a two men robbed a Walgreens pharmacy in Elk Grove on Wednesday.

At 2:58 p.m., police received a call from the Walgreens on Laguna Boulevard near Bruceville Road, as it was being robbed by two men. One of the men jumped behind the counter of the pharmacy and demanded drugs.

The pair got away with some drugs, but officers do not know how many medications were taken or what type.

No weapons were used during the robbery.

The Elk Grove Police Department described one of the suspects as a black male in his 20s who stands at 5-feet-8-inches tall and has a slender build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes and light blue gloves at the time of the robbery. The other suspect was also a black man in his 20s, 5-feet-10-inches tall and slender. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt under a black crew neck sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes and light blue gloves.

A search is happening in the area of Skypark and Florin.