Archive for Wednesday, March 13, 2013

$1,600 in prescription drugs stolen from KU’s Watkins Health Center

March 13, 2013


About $1,600 worth of prescription drugs painkillers were reported stolen this week from the Watkins Health Center on the Kansas University campus, according to campus police.

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It was unclear exactly when the theft occurred, but at some point between 4 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Monday, someone entered the health center's pharmacy and took the drugs, valued at $1,621, said Jack Martin, a Kansas University spokesman.

Police continued to investigate Wednesday, and anyone with information is asked to call KU crime stoppers at 785-864-8888.


Randall Barnes 4 years, 7 months ago

ummmm they had an alarm at the pharmacy and an open door early sunday morning. hmmmm wonder if that is when it happened.yes it is sarcasm.

Steve Jacob 4 years, 7 months ago

Read in the Star Oxy has up to $80 a pill street value, so multiply that $1,600 a few times for someone.

Clark Coan 4 years, 7 months ago

Maybe he'll OD and end up in ER. That would be his just deserts.

NotImpressed 4 years, 7 months ago

Sounds like they made off with two or three aspirins

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