Gwinn Drug Store Break-In

Prescription drug theft has become an extremely common crime in the area the last few years.

No wrd yet, though, on whether that’s what a thief or thieves were after during a break-in at a drug store in Gwinn.

State police say it happened at about 12:30 this morning.

A building alarm went off at Snyder Drug on East M-35 in Gwinn.

A person, or people, entered several different areas of the store.

Estimated on the damage and what exactly was taken aren’t available yet.

The suspect, or suspects, fled the scene before police arrived.

A trooper who specializes in forensics was there this afternoon collecting evidence.

State police from the Negaunee Post are still investigating.

And if you have any information about it, they’re asking you to call them at 475-9922.