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OLMSTED FALLS, Ohio -- Police in Olmsted Falls are investigating an armed robbery that happened at Discount Drug Mart on Monday.

At around 4:45 p.m., the suspect walked into the store on Columbia Road, armed with a silver handgun.

According to a post on the Olmsted Falls Police Department Facebook page, the male walked directly to the pharmacy,  hopped the pharmacy counter and ordered the employee to fill a bag with medications.

Olmsted Falls Mayor Jim Graven told FOX 8 News, the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.

The male is described by witnesses as being about 5'8" and 120-130 pounds, wearing a red jacket and black hoodie.

Discount Drug Mart robbery suspect (courtesy: Olmsted Falls Police Department Facebook page)

The store was shut down during the investigation, but did re-open.

Mayor Graven said no one was injured.

If you see or know the suspect, police say do not approach him; instead, please contact the Olmsted Falls Police Department immediately at (440) 235-1234 or call 911.

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