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Scott Kato, of Mount Vernon, killed by police after allegedly robbing NYC pharmacy

Police say Scott Kato walked into a pharmacy

Police say Scott Kato walked into a pharmacy on Second Avenue Friday afternoon with a gun, and demanded prescription pills and money. They say he fled the scene and was tracked with a device inside the prescription bottle. (Credit: News 12)

A Mount Vernon man was shot and killed by police after allegedly robbing a pharmacy at gunpoint in Manhattan.

Police say Scott Kato walked into Health Source Pharmacy on Second Avenue Friday afternoon with a gun, and demanded prescription pills and money. They say he fled the scene and was tracked with a device inside the prescription bottles.

He was found in a gray SUV heading north...

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