RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- A man is in custody Tuesday night after attempting to rob a Raley's Pharmacy in Reno, armed with a machete.
According to Reno Police, officers responded to a call at around 7:30 p.m. at the Raley's location on 1075 North Hills Blvd. Witnesses on scene said the suspect was wearing a surgical mask, and was armed with a machete.
Witnesses also said when the pharmacy tech started giving the suspect pills, the suspect ran behind the counter and started taking as many pills as he could.
The suspect was chased out and caught behind the store by Reno Police.