Officials say 39-year-old John Tracy, of Gloucester Township, is accused of robbing the Rite aid on the 1400 block of Chews Landing Road around 9:40 a.m. Monday.
The suspect reportedly held up a pharmacist at the Rite Aid with a handgun then fled with an undetermined amount of prescription medication.
Shares of the nation’s third-largest drugstore chain climbed more than 4 percent premarket trading.
Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is one of the nation’s leading drugstore chains with nearly 4,600 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia and fiscal 2014 annual revenues of $25.5 billion.
Police are investigating a robbery at a Rite Aid in Hatfield Township in which a female threatened a cashier stating she had a bomb attached to her.
Philadelphia Police say they’ve arrested two suspected believed to have committed several robberies within an 11 hour period earlier this month.
It happened around 8:24 p.m. Thursday on the 8200 block of Stenton Avenue.
Police in Gloucester Township are investigating after three adults with young children reportedly stole more than $300 worth of merchandise from a local store.
In less than a month, the suspect has hit six stores.
Police confirm they are on the scene investigating a robbery of a Rite Aid store in Rhawnhurst.
Philadelphia Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed the Rite Aid store at 2101 East Allegheny Avenue.
The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify two suspects who robbed a Rite Aid in Feltonville.
The first incident occurred on Saturday, April 6 at the Rite Aid located at 2545 Aramingo Avenue, and the second happened on Monday, April 15 at the Rite Aid at 4390 Richmond Street in Philadelphia.
Police have arrested one man in connection with the shooting death of a Rite Aid store manager in Delaware County Thursday night.
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