Friday, September 20, 2013Author: Nelson Morais
(Last modified: 2013-09-20 21:10:15)
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
NEWPORT-A white male who hid his face tried to rob the Family Discount Drugs on West Broadway on Thursday, Sept. 19, the Newport Police Department reported.
The man allegedly told a pharmacist around 11:25 a.m., "Give me a box of Oxycontin," Capt. Scott Lamb reported.
The pharmacist allegedly replied the store did not have a box of Oxycontin.
The would-be robber then allegedly said, "I am not serious", and ran out of the pharmacy, according to the report.
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