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Police arrest two after Raleigh CVS robbery

Posted April 16, 2009 5:33 p.m. EDT
Updated April 17, 2009 8:47 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police arrested two men late Wednesday after a robbery at a pharmacy on Six Forks Road.

Witnesses told police that two men stole prescription drugs from the CVS at 3161 Six Forks Road at around 10 p.m.

Officer R.W. Boger spotted a car matching the description of one the suspects were using near the scene of the robbery. When he stopped it, he found the occupants -- Timothy Jackson, 25, and Stephen Hairston, 24, -- with the same type of drugs reported stolen.

Police charged Jackson and Hairston with conspiracy to commit armed robbery, armed robbery and other, drug-related charges.