Suspect wanted for stealing 2500 painkillers

Source: Cincinnati Police
Source: Cincinnati Police

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Police are looking for a suspect accused of stealing painkillers from a local pharmacy.

The offense happened just before 7 a.m. Monday morning at Benet Pharmacy on Garfield Place.

The suspect broke the front door to gain access to the pharmacy, then left with 2500 Hydrocodone pills. This is the generic form of the brand name drug Vicodin.

The suspect was caught on camera by an ATM machine holding white bottles of the stolen drug.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect is asked to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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