Man accused of stealing Oxycodone from pharmacy - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Man accused of stealing Oxycodone from pharmacy

The following photo of possible suspect was provided by the Newington Police Department. The following photo of possible suspect was provided by the Newington Police Department.
NEWINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Police are searching for the man accused of stealing Oxycodone medication at gunpoint from a pharmacy in Newington on Tuesday night.

A man, who is being described as 6' with a "medium built," entered the Walgreens located at 2920 Berlin Turnpike around 8:30 p.m.

The unidentified man "displayed a black handgun and stole various doses of Oxycodone medication," police said.

None of the employees or customers were injured, police said.

Officers with a K9 searched the surrounding area, but were unable to locate the suspect.

Investigators released a surveillance photo of the possible suspect on Wednesday. In the photo, the suspect can be seen wearing a red sweatshirt with a white shirt underneath, blue jeans, white sneakers, and a black Yankees baseball hat.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Newington Police Department at 860-666-8445.

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