Appeal - Stolen Medication - Holmlands Drive, Prenton
Merseyside Police is appealing for the public to be cautious
after prescription medication was stolen during a burglary at a
pharmacy in Prenton on Sunday, 23 March.
Officers were called to the store on Holmlands Drive after
being alerted that the intruder alarm had been activated.
Patrols attended and inquiries were carried out. It's
believed around 150 tablets of dihydrocodeine were stolen during
the incident, which took place at around 2.20am. The
medication is thought to be in orange packaging and white plastic
click lock containers.
CCTV from the area is being located and reviewed and an
investigation to establish the full circumstances surrounding the
incident is continuing.
Officers are reminding people that taking medication which
hasn't been prescribed for them can be dangerous and can even prove
Anyone who finds any of the medication is asked to hand it in to
any pharmacy or their nearest police station. Anyone
with any other information about the incident can contact officers
via the police non-emergency 101 number or Crimestoppers,
anonymously, on 0800 555 111.