Thousands of pills stolen from Cumberland Co. pharmacy
by WNCN Staff
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is searching for two
suspects wanted in connection with stealing thousands of pills from a local
The robbery took place on Sunday, Sept. 22 at a pharmacy on
Highway 24. Surveillance video shows two suspects breaking into the pharmacy
through the drive-thru window.
One of the suspects was seen rifling through medications and
stuffing them in a back pack.
Both suspects were dressed in black at the time of the
crime. One is believed to be a white male and the other is undistinguishable.
Authorities are concerned about the pills possibly being
sold on the street because of how toxic they are. Some of the drugs that were taken include
Oxmymorphone, Hydrocodone and Opana. These drugs are dangerous is taken without
the supervision of a physician.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the
Cumberland County Sheriff's Office at 910-323-1500.