PALM HARBOR, Fla. (970 WFLA) – Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies say they have arrested and charged a man in connection to the Palm Harbor pharmacy robbery that happened earlier this month.
Deputies say tips and leads led detectives to the suspect, who they identified as 37-year-old Anthony James Henderson.
PinellasCounty deputies say on April 8, a robbery suspect stole from a PalmHarbor pharmacy customer as the victim left the Trust Pharmacy located at 36515 U.S. Highway 19 North.
According to PCSO, detectives say as the victim walked out of the pharmacy, the suspect grabbed the victim by her throat, threw her to the ground and made threatening statements towards her. The suspect then took the victim's medication, PCSO said.
PCSO said Henderson was arrested and charged with one count of strong arm robbery and taken to the Pinellas County Jail.
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