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Man in pink dress robs Fayetteville CVS

Posted July 20, 2011 12:42 p.m. EDT

— Fayetteville police are trying to identify a man who robbed a CVS pharmacy on Saturday while wearing a pink dress.

Surveillance video shows the man walking into the store at 404 Ramsey St. with a towel or scarf wrapped around his head. He then walks up to the counter, holds out a tan bag and threatens an employee to hand over money. After the money is placed in the bag, he runs away, authorities said.

The man is described as 30 to 40 years old, between 5 feet 10 inches and 6 feet tall with a medium build.

Anyone who recognizes the man or has information about the robbery is asked to call Fayetteville police detectives at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483-TIPS (8477).