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Robbers Steal Medicine From Edgewater Walgreens, Pepper Spray Employees, Police Say

EDGEWATER, Md. (WJZ) -- Police are searching for three men they say stole medicine from a Walgreens pharmacy in Edgewater Monday night.

Officers were called to the store in the 100 block of Mitchells Chance Road around 9 p.m. Monday.

According to police, the three men pepper-sprayed five employees before taking an unknown amount of medications from the pharmacy. The trio then fled toward a nearby neighborhood.

Officers weren't able to find the men.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-222-4720.

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