ALTON - A robber held up the Upper Alton Walgreens at gunpoint early Monday morning, escaping toward the west on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
There were no injuries.
Police are seeking the man, who witnesses said appeared to be in his 20s, black, short and of medium build. He was wearing a black "hoodie" sweatshirt that he pulled up to partially hide his face and light-colored plaid shorts.
He was not wearing a ski mask or any other covering over his face.
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