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Summerville Walgreens robbed for prescription pills

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According to police Tuesday afternoon a light skinned black male entered the Walgreens on North Main Street in Summerville, entered the bathroom and when he emerged went to the pharmacy counter and demanded prescription pills.

The suspect told the pharmacy technician that he was "...sorry to do this to you but you have two minutes to give me Opana and Oxycodone."  The suspect was counting down the two minutes aloud at the pharmacy counter.

The pharmacist gave the suspect an open bottle of 30mg Oxycodone, 20mg bottle of Oxycondone and an open bottle of 5mg Opana.

Witnesses told police the suspect kept his hand in his pocket as thought he was holding a weapon.  The suspect told the employee he was sorry and left the store.

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