WFPD Investigating A Rash Of Burglaries At Local Businesses

WFPD Investigating A Rash Of Burglaries At Local Businesses

Update: The suspect vehicle in the burglaries is described as a possibly white in color mid-size Jeep SUV, occupied by 3 black male suspects. The burglaries at Harvest Drug and Gift, English Pharmacy and the Eskimo Hut on Seymour Highway are related according to detectives investigating the crimes.

Wichita Falls, TX - The Wichita Falls Police Department is investigating three burglaries at local businesses early Monday morning. 

Thieves broke into English Pharmacy located on the corner of 10th Street and Kemp Boulevard, Harvest Drug & Gift on Kell West Boulevard and the Eskimo Hut on Seymour Highway.

Police said the call in came just after 3:00 a.m. All of the robberies occurred in less than 30 minutes from each other.

The owner of the English Pharmacy said that robbers threw a brick through one side of the front door to break in. Thieves made their way into the pharmacy and stole hydrocodone.

Business owners said they have surveillance cameras that may be able to help police find the criminals.

Across town, at Harvest Drug & Gift police are also looking for burglaries who broke into that pharmacy. This is the second time in a month the business has been burglarized. The first incident happened on March 5, when thieves stole hydrocodone and cash.

At this time police are not saying if the the robberies are related. Stay with Newschannel 6 as we continue to follow this developing story.

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