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Attempted Armed Robbery in De Pere

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Attempted Armed Robbery in De Pere

By NBC26 STAFF. CREATED Aug 19, 2012

     DE PERE, WI -- A man is behind bars tonight in connection with an attempted armed robbery in De Pere.  It happened around 10:45 Saturday morning at Walgreens on Main Street in De Pere. Police say the suspect 24-year-old Jonathon House was armed with scissors jumped the pharmacy counter and demanded Oxycontin.  When employees refused to give it to him he fled the store. Officers got a description of House's car. And later found him in the 31-hundred block of Standing Stone Drive in Hobart where he confessed to the incident.  Police are recommending he be charged with attempted armed robbery.