Search continues for suspect in armed robbery of a North Shore grocery store

Search continues for suspect in armed robbery of a North Shore grocery store
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Honolulu police are still searching for an armed robber who targeted a North Shore grocery store in broad daylight Saturday.

As of Monday, no arrests were reported.

Police said the incident happened at the Laie Foodland around 2 p.m. Saturday

Investigators said the suspect had a knife, and went to the pharmacy to demand prescription medication.

Officials said he did not get away with any controlled substances, and no one was hurt in the incident.

Police said the suspect fled in a light blue, four-door sedan. Investigators said it did not have license plates.

The suspect had a bandana around his face and was wearing a gray shirt and gray pants.

The store has not yet released surveillance footage.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 955-8300 or submit a tip via the P3 app.

This story will be updated.

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