Burglars raid a Chesterfield pharmacy


Police are appealing for information after a quantity of prescription drugs have been stolen from a pharmacy.

Offenders used a sledge hammer and a crow bar to smash a front door window and gain entry to the Numark Pharmacy on Church Street, in Brimington, Chesterfield, before taking the drugs from a medication counter inside.

The incident happened sometime between 2.30am and 2.45am on Friday, 19 June.

Anyone who takes prescription drugs that are not prescribed to them can put themselves at risk.

If you are aware of the location of these drugs or have any other information regarding the burglary please contact PC Lee Welsby on 101 quoting crime reference 25760/15.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.