Man arrested in armed pharmacy robbery

GREENACRES, FL (WFLX) - A man who Greenacres police say pointed a gun at store employees and took pills last month has been caught.

The suspect, Gary T. Faircloth, is currently being held in the Palm Beach County Jail on armed robbery charges.

The Greenacres police say on February 27, Faircloth went to the Family Care Pharmacy and robbed the employees of a large quantity of prescription medication at gunpoint.

According to police, Faircloth fled out the front door and was last seen near the rear of the business

Faircloth was arrested on Monday in Palm Springs without incident with the assistance of the Palm County Sheriff's Office.

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