Some Schools in the Poconos Closed Wednesday Due to Safety Concerns
State Police Tip Line: 1 (866) 326-7256

Man Hit With Robbery Charges, Accused of Stealing Meds

KINGSTON — Police have filed robbery charges against a man who officers believe stole prescription medication from a pharmacy in Luzerne County.

Authorities accuse Wayne Rogers, 41 of stealing a narcotic pain reliever from a pharmacist at Walgreens along Wyoming Avenue in Kingston.

Police said Rogers claimed to have a gun and got away with a bottle of the medication.

He was arrested around the corner along Market Street a short time later.


Talkback 16 Online Discussion:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 29,283 other followers