Bucksport Rite-Aid Pharmacy Robbed



BUCKSPORT— The Rite-Aid Pharmacy in Bucksport was robbed at 6:40 p.m. this Wednesday, Aug. 15, authorities report.

Police are searching for a white man wearing a “black hoodie” and mask.

Meanwhile, Ellsworth police are alerting pharmacies in Ellsworth about the incident.

This is the second time this summer the Bucksport pharmacy has been robbed.

On June 26, a man dressed in camouflage robbed the Bucksport Rite Aid and made off with an undisclosed amount of prescription painkillers, according to police.

The Ellsworth Walgreen’s Pharmacy was robbed last Thursday morning, Aug. 9.

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Jennifer Osborn

Jennifer Osborn

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