Sept. 15, 2014 By Christian Murray
The police have arrested a man who entered Amazon Pharmacy on Thursday with a knife and demanded prescription drugs.
Patrick McNamara, a 37-year-old Sunnyside resident, allegedly entered the 43-10 Queens Boulevard establishment at about 5:30 pm Thursday, displayed a knife and demanded drugs. The pharmacist complied with his wishes before McNamara fled.
The police were able to track McNamara down and he was arrested on a variety of charges, such as robbery, criminal possession of a weapon and possession of a controlled substance.
No one was hurt in the incident.