Arrest made in Sarasota CVS store robbery

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Posted: Monday, January 7, 2013 10:16 am

SARASOTA - Sarasota Police have made an arrest in the robbery of the CVS Store at 3709 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota.

The robbery occurred on Sunday around 5:45 p.m.

The suspect, Tony Lynch, implied that he had a firearm, however no weapon was observed. He took cash and also the cash register drawer.

Following the robbery, he fled the scene in a white pickup truck. The pickup truck has had the bed removed and replaced with a flatbed.

Lynch was arrested early Monday morning.

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