Police: Armed men stole medication from Smithfield CVS
Posted August 24
Smithfield, N.C. — Smithfield police are searching for two men who robbed a CVS Pharmacy at gunpoint early Thursday morning.
Authorities said two men armed with handguns entered the pharmacy at 1180 North Brightleaf Blvd. at about 2:45 a.m. while two employees were inside.
One of the men forced the pharmacist to turn over prescription medication at gunpoint while the other man forced a store clerk, who was stocking shelves, to go to the front of the store.
Both men fled the scene in a dark-colored Chevrolet truck.
Nobody was injured during the incident.
Both men are described as being in their mid-20s and were wearing bandanas over their faces.
Anybody with information is asked to call Smithfield police at 919-989-1087.