Denison Police Investigate Attempted Robbery - - No One Gets You Closer

Denison Police Investigate Attempted Robbery


Denison Police are searching for a suspect in a hold up that happened at a pharmacy early Wednesday Morning.

According to police, about 8:45 a.m.  a subject attempted to rob the Med Choice Pharmacy located in the 2300 block of W. Morton. The subject, described as a tall, thin white male wearing sunglasses and a hoodie carrying some type of brown bag allegedly displayed a handgun and demanded drugs. When a store employee set off a panic alarm, the subject fled the store without taking anything, entered a vehicle and drove away south from the location.

 The suspect vehicle is described as an older model 2-door vehicle, believed to be a Mercedes. The vehicle was described as gray in color with fading paint on the hood and trunk. No one was injured in the robbery attempt and police are still searching for the suspect. Area law enforcement agencies were notified of the attempt. DPD investigators responded to the crime scene and are working the case at press release time.

 Anyone with knowledge or information of this or any other crime in the city is asked to contact the Denison Police Department at 903-465-2422 and ask for Investigations.