Since March of 2014, the Twin Falls Police Department has investigated seven (7) pharmacy robberies. The latest armed robbery occurred on Saturday, October 25, 2014, at the Sav-Mor Pharmacy located at 139 Main Avenue North, in Twin Falls, ID.
The Twin Falls Police Department is investigating this latest active pharmacy robbery, along with four (4) others. The following is a list of pharmacy robberies since March, 2014:
March 10, 2014 K-Mart
March 23, 2014 Shopko
June 25, 2014 Walgreen's/Blue Lakes Blvd N.
September 17, 2014 Walgreen's/Washington St. N.
September 29, 2014 Walgreen's/Blue Lakes Blvd N.
September 29, 2014 K-Mart
October 25, 2014 Sav-Mor
If you see any suspicious activity or suspicious person at or near local pharmacies, please contact the Twin Falls Police Department immediately. The police department has made three (3) arrests from the cases listed above. The Twin Falls Police Department is actively investigating these robberies and encourages anyone with information to call 208-735-4357 (HELP).
On April 22, 2014, members of the Twin Falls Police Department met with no less than fifty (50) state and local pharmacy representatives to discuss pharmacy robbery response and prevention. We are actively working with our pharmacy partners and are encouraged by their participation and active involvement in the investigations of these crimes.