Police find hundreds of pills when they arrest man for theft

Christopher S. Crabtree (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Christopher S. Crabtree (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

HARRISON, OH (FOX19) - A man arrested for theft from Walmart has also been charged with possession of dangerous drugs after hundreds of pills were found when he was arrested.

Christopher S. Crabtree, 38, of Harrison, Ohio, was arrested April 16th after being accused of stealing nearly $90 in merchandise from Walmart. According to court documents, security witnessed him place numerous items down his pants and exit the store without paying for them.

When Crabtree was arrested, police found nearly 300 pills in his possession without a doctor's prescription.  He has been charged with theft, two counts of possession of dangerous drugs and one count of possession of drugs.

He has been released on his own recognizance with a $2,500 bond.

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