Walgreen's on Warren Avenue in East Providence was held up Wednesday afternoon.
Officials say the male subject approached the pharmacy and demanded prescription medications saying he had a weapon but never displayed one.
The suspect fled on foot from the store with a small amount of prescription medication. He is described as medium build with dark colored hair and is approximately 5'5" to 5'9" tall; suspect was also wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.
No one was injured during the robbery, anyone with information is asked to contact the East Providence detectives unit at 401-435-7648