Tryon Pharmacy robbed for second time in past few weeks

Published 2:15 pm Friday, May 8, 2009

Tryon Pharmacy was broken into and robbed for the second time in just a few weeks, according to the Tryon Police Department.

Tryon Police Chief Jeff Arrowood says sometime between 11 p.m. and midnight Monday one or more people broke the side glass door of the pharmacy and stole medication.

Officers riding by around midnight noticed the broken side door, Arrowood said.

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The robbery is the second similar incident at the pharmacy in the past month. On April 16 someone broke the side glass door and stole medication. The April robbery occurred on a Tuesday night, with officers noticing the broken side door around 11 p.m.

There are currently no suspects in the two robberies at the pharmacy.

Anyone with information regarding these crimes is urged to call the Foothills Crimestoppers at 1-800-847-7119.