Cushing Man on Probation for Arson, Charged with Robbery 

A Cushing man is charged with robbing a Rockland Pharmacy. It happened just after 5:30pm Monday at Jensen’s Pharmacy at the Breakwater Marketplace. Deputy Police Chief Wally Tower says Elbert Ranquist Jr, 42, is charged with robbery and stealing drugs. Tower says Ranquist had a knife when he went into the pharmacy and demanded oxycodone. Drug agents questioned Ranquist at his house Monday night and as a result of the investigation, arrested him. Ranquist was on probation for a 2008 arson in Rockland.