Pill thief caught on camera in Harper Woods drugstore

Man steals more than 1,000 pills from Sav-More on North Harper Avenue, police say

HARPER WOODS, Mich. – Harper Woods police are asking the public to help identify a man who they say stole more than 1,000 pills from a drugstore.

Police said the man broke through the glass doors of the Sav-More drugstore at 20352 North Harper Avenue on the morning of April 4.

The break-in set off the store's alarm, but the man was able to get away with the pills before police arrived.

Police said the stolen pills included drugs that are used to treat seizures, depression, anxiety and insomnia.

Police released a picture on Tuesday of the man, taken on a surveillance camera.

Anyone who has information on the man is asked to call Harper Woods police at 313-343-2530 or Crime Stoppers at 800-SPEAKUP.

Tips can be made anonymously.