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BREAKING: Nostrand Pharmacy Robbed At Gunpoint!

Kings Bay pharmacy, Sheepshead Bay
Source: Google Maps

We received word that Kings Bay Chemist Pharmacy at 3610 Nostrand Avenue was robbed at gunpoint just minutes ago. An employee at a neighboring business writes:

A customer just came in all shaken up saying she was in the pharmacy on nostrand and ave w and it was held up by a guy at gunpoint. he forced people to back and wanted oxycontin.

This sounds an awful lot like the “drugstore cowboy” we told you about earlier this month. That robber also burst into drugstores with a gun, ordered people to the rear, and demanded the highly-potent painkillers. He also hit Health Star Pharmacy, at 1422 Avenue U, and J Drugs on Avenue J, among others.

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  1. its by the PROJECTS. Pharmacies make a lot of money in medicaid areas. But, this is the isk you take when you want to make more money.

  2. Believe it or not, but i think i read about this guy in the NEWS 12 channel a few weeks ago….

  3. Always some crap going on what a disgrace.  If it’s not one thing it’s another.  I hope no one got hurt a lot of seniors in the neighborhood they need this crap. Can you imagine shopping in any store and have this going on??.  All for drugs boy or boy

  4. this past monday v pharmacy on e21 street and avenue v was also held up at gunpoint shortly after openning up in the morning…as far as i heard only cash was requested

  5. In all of the articles nobody has mentioned how tall the criminal was. I bet you he is a tattoo filled former cop that blames 9/11 for his pain addiction. How about he is under 5′ 6″.

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