La Plata Man Arrested for Stealing from Pharmacy

A northeast Missouri man is facing several charges for stealing perscripton drugs from a pharmacy…

The Macon County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 29-year-old man from La Plata. He’s facing six counts of distribution of a controlled substance. A search of the suspect’s home turned up over 2,000 prescription pills believed to be stolen from the La Plata Pharmacy, along with $6,000 in cash. The name of the suspect is being held as the investigation continues.