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SPD: Two Additional Pharmacy Robbery Suspects Arrested

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PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: Collaborative work between detectives from Spokane Police and the Spokane County Sheriff’s Office leads to the arrest of two additional suspects in connection to recent pharmacy robberies at the Albertsons on N. Nevada and the Shopko on N. Newport Highway. 23-year-old Dale Cusick was arrested and booked into the Spokane County Jail on charges of 2nd Degree Robbery. Additionally, a juvenile male was also arrested for 2nd Degree Robbery for his participation in the robberies.

Cusick and the arrested juvenile male are believed to be associates of the two other suspects arrested for robbery of other area pharmacies, 33-year-old Jacy L. Thomson and 35-year-old Phillip J. Powlus.

SPD and SCSO detectives believe they have enough evidence to connect the four persons arrested: Thomson, Powlus, Cusick, and the juvenile male to seven area pharmacy robberies.

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