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Drug Store Burglary

Towns County mapThe following press release has been issued by Towns County Sheriff’s Office.

A burglary occurred at Young Harris Pharmacy on 11-28-13.

Information from the owner of the pharmacy indicated that 4100 prescription pills were taken, consisting of mostly Hydrocodone, after an obvious forced entry into the building.

Investigators with the Sheriff’s Office began working the case and within 24 hours at least one suspect was identified, and investigators continued to follow up on leads and interviews. Evidence pointed to at least one look-out and at least one person who actually entered the business.

Bruce David Webster, Hiawassee, was arrested and charged with Burglary and False Statements.

Jonathan Caleb Hart, Warne, NC, was charged with Burglary.

Both subjects are out on bond at press time.

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