Thief pries open drive-thru window, steals prescriptions from CVS in Charleston

Charleston police are searching for a suspect after someone pried open the drive-thru window at a CVS and stole prescription medications.

Officers responded just after 3 a.m. to the CVS Pharmacy at 2566 Ashley River Road, and found the drive-thru window open, according to a police report.

The suspect had already left the scene with an unknown amount and type of prescription medication, the report states. A pharmacy manager said she would take inventory and report back to an investigator.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

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