Prescription Drugs Stolen from Pharmacy

Athens, Monroe County (WVLT) - Investigators in Monroe County are still looking for a man they say stole prescription drugs from a pharmacy.

The pharmacist at the Wal-Mart pharmacy in Athens says the suspect said he was there to replace the store's lightbulbs, but then stole the prescription drugs Hydrocodone and Diazepam back in March.

If you have any information, please call prescription patrol crime stoppers at 1-888-4 rx tips.

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