On 10/09/17, at about 7 PM, two suspects entered the CVS store located at 3500 Palmer Dr. in Cameron Park and attempted to rob the pharmacy. The suspects were described as two Black male adults, in their 20’s, wearing black hooded sweatshirts. One of the suspects looked to have dreadlocks. The suspects jumped the pharmacy counter and demanded narcotics. When they were not given the medication, they fled the store.
On 10/10/17 at about 12:22 PM
, the Walgreens at 4014 Plaza Goldorado
in Cameron Park, reported two suspects entered their store and attempted to rob them. The suspects matched the description as the attempted robbery on 10/09 at CVS in Cameron Park. The suspects jumped the Pharmacy Counter and demanded narcotics. When they did not receive what they asked for, the suspects fled the scene.
On 10/10/17, at about 1 PM, Two people matching the same description as the prior two attempted robberies, entered the Walgreens on Missouri Flat Road in Placerville. Walgreens management had been notified of the prior attempted robbery and were told to be on the look-out. Employees saw two people matching the description, walk toward the front entrance of the store. Walgreens staff approached the suspects as they entered. The suspects then fled the scene, prior to law enforcement’s arrival.
The suspects are still outstanding. If anyone can identify the two suspects please contact El Dorado County Sheriff’s Detective Simon Brown at (530) 642-4703