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Oct. 7, 2013

Rosy's Pharmacy was hit by two separate robbers on two consecutive days: Sept. 16-17, 2013.

Phoenix Police Sgt. Darren Burch said the first was at about 4:45 p.m. on a Monday.

"The suspect jumped over the counter as he's holding a gun in his left hand," he said. "That might be significant. He may be left-handed. He grabs the oxycodone then takes-off in a white SUV."

The second was on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m.

"The suspect enters the pharmacy and pretends to be a customer," said Burch. "In a soft voice, he demands oxycodone and threatens the clerk."

While the clerk went back to get it, the robber got impatient, grabbed some over-the-counter meds and fled. There's a $2,500 reward in this case.

To read more about the first robbery, click here.

To read more about the second robbery, click here.

Our next case takes us to 43rd Avenue and Thomas. It was Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013 at about 7:00 a.m.

A bicyclist passes a bus stop where a guy waiting for the bus reaches out and pushes him over, knocking him to the ground.

"The bicyclist was pretty severely injured," said Burch. "He had a skull fracture and brain bleeding and was in the hospital for several days."

The suspect and a woman he was with were both caught on the bus camera.

To read more about this case, click here.

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