Police: suspect steals thousands in medication from Dayton drug store

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — Police are looking for a man they believe stole thousands of dollars worth of medication from a Dayton pharmacy.

According to police, that suspect took off from the Rite Aid in the 1500 block of Wilmington Avenue, near Patterson Road, with more than $4,000 worth of stolen prescription drugs.

Police went to the drug store around 3 p.m. Sunday. 

In a police report, officers say an unarmed man came into the drug store and took off with a variety of pills.

Authorities say the suspect is described as a man standing between 5’8″ and 6 feet tall and weighing between 130-150 pounts.

In the police report, officers noted more than $4,100 in stolen drugs, including oxycodone, oxycotin and xanax.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Dayton Police.

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