SAN DIEGO - A masked gunman robbed a CVS pharmacy in Rancho Bernardo Friday, taking cash and cigarettes, police said.
The robbery took place just after midnight at 16773 Bernardo Center Drive, said San Diego police Officer David Stafford.
The robber, who was armed with a handgun, was described as a white man, between 6 feet and 6 feet 3, with short hair. He wore a black ski mask, a gray hoodie, dark jeans and white and black shoes, Stafford said.
10News learned that CVS employees stayed safe by locking themselves in a back storeroom, where they called 911.