A man with 843 tattooed on his neck walked into a Goose Creek drugstore Friday afternoon, showed a pharmacist a gun in his waistband and walked out with prescription drugs, according to police.

The robbery was reported at 2:05 p.m. at the Rite Aid at 214 St. James Ave., Capt. John Grainger said.

Police did not say what kind of drugs the man got.

The man rode off in a green vehicle waiting in front of the store, police said. He is described as white male wearing a dark hat, with 843 tattooed on his neck and tattoos on both forearms.

The driver of the vehicle was described only as a white male.

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