Brookville, PA – Someone stole prescription drugs from a Brookville Pharmacy, then they were captured just a few blocks away.

The suspects remain unnamed at the time, but police say that two men were involved in the theft at Means and Lauf Super Drug on Aug. 3 around 4 p.m.

One of the men fled on foot when officers arrived but was taken into custody shortly afterward, about four blocks away.

He was found to have numerous arrest warrants. He was taken to the Jefferson County Jail.

The men are being charged with felony retail theft, resisting arrest and possession of a controlled substance (though police do not say what kind of drug it was).


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