|Published: 8:03 PM, 02/07/2014
||Last updated: 8:05 AM, 02/10/2014
Author: Miranda Smith
Source: The Newport Plain Talk
Stephen Burd, regional
loss prevention manager at CVS, contacted Newport Police Department on Thursday concerning an
Jonathan Morrow, Knoxville, a
pharmacist at the Newport CVS, admitted in a written statement to taking schedule III controlled
substances (hydrocodone and tussin) on at least five separate occasions.
Morrow, 29, estimates that he had stolen 35 to 45ml of controlled substances
between the dates of Jan. 10, 2014 and Feb. 6, 2014. According to Patrolman Travis Gorrell, store
surveillance cameras captured Morrow stealing some substances.
was arrested for committing a theft under $500.
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