Newport PD searching for aggravated robbery suspect – WBIR-TV

A spokesman with the Newport Police Department says officers are investigating an aggravated armed robbery at a CVS Pharmacy.

According to a press release, the robbery occurred Friday around 8:20 p.m.

Police say the suspect handed a handwritten note to the pharmacy supervisor demanding oxycodone tablets and money.  The suspect then showed the supervisor his gun hidden in his waistband.

Police say the supervisor (more…)

Man steals oxycodone from Windham pharmacy – WCSH-TV

WINDHAM, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Police in Windham are investigating a robbery at a drug store.

It happened shortly before nine o’clock on Saturday night.  Surveillance video shows a single white male walking into the Walgreen’s store wearing a black parka and sunglasses.  Witnesses put his height between 5’6″-5’10”. 

The man apparently handed over a note demanding oxycodone and saying that he had (more…)

Suspect Arrested in CVS Pharmacy Robbery – Patch.com

Lawrence Township police have confirmed that a Hamilton Township man was arrested earlier today (Friday, May 4) in connection with the robbery that took place on April 24 at the CVS Pharmacy in the 1900 block of Brunswick Pike (Business Route 1), at the corner of Cherry Tree Lane.

Police actually identified 24-year-old Ryan D. Albertson as the suspect within hours of the robbery (more…)