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      Inmate charged in robbery of Elk Rapids drugstore

      The robbery took place at the Corner Druggist in Elk Rapids on Nov. 18, 2013.

      A former Elk Rapids resident who is currently being held at the Grand Traverse County Jail on an unrelated charge was arrested for the unarmed robbery of an Elk Rapids drugstore.

      According to the Elk Rapids Police Department, the 25-year-old was arrested after a four-month investigation of the incident.

      The robbery took place at the Corner Druggist in Elk Rapids on Nov. 18, 2013.

      Police reported the man asked the pharmacist for prescription drugs. They said he was not armed.