Man robs pharmacy after handing clerk note apologizing as he has a sick child

One man from Philadelphia allegedly robbed a local pharmacy for a heartbreaking and urgent reason.

Posted by the Philadelphia Police, a man can be seen entering a Rite Aid and acting as if he is going to purchase an item. When he approaches the register, he puts down an item along with a note.

“Give me all the money. I’m sorry, I have a sick child. You have 15 seconds,” police reported the note read. 

The clerk then calmly put an “undetermined amount of money” in his shopping bag and the man ran out.

Philadelphia Police ask that if you recognize the above black man between 30 and 40 years old, under 6 feet tall, with facial hair, to please contact the authorities.