Walgreens pharmacy robbed; male suspect dressed in female attire

A man dressed as woman robbed a Walgreens Pharmacy on Detroit's west side at gunpoint early Monday. 

He is seen on surveillance video wearing a black curly haired wig and sporting a purple dress, white shoes and carrying a brown purse and cane. The cashier is seen placing a wad of money into the purse. 

Police have not said how much money it was. 

The robbery happened at the Walgreens location at 7 Mile and Evergreen roads. 

The suspect is a black male with a full beard and mustache, estimated to be 30-40 years old, 6'0" tall and weighing 250-280 Ibs, 

Anyone who recognizes this individual or can provide information relating to his location can call the Criminal Investigation Unit at (313) 596-1616, Detroit Police at (313) 596-5845 or email shelbyg265@detroitmi.gov

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