The man first struck the pharmacist on her arms and demanded Oxycontin. As he was leaving the store, he hit a female employee on her head with a metal cane, causing serious head injury.
Investigators say they believe they have identified the suspect, but are not releasing his name at this time.
The suspect is described as a white man, about 40 to 50-years-old.
Police say he has tanned skin with either freckles or an uneven skin tone. He is about 5' 6" to 5' 8" tall with a medium build.
The suspect had sandy blond/gray balding hair and light-colored eyes. He was wearing a dark colored, possibly gray tweed blazer, white/gray T-shirt, dark colored shorts and sandals.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Burwell at 560-4415, ext. 29310 or CrimeStoppers at 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.