June 24, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Arrest Oxon Hill Man for Shoplifting After Friday Police Chase

Montgomery County Police have arrested and charged an Oxon Hill man on Friday for assaulting officers, committing several thefts, fleeing the scene using a stolen vehicle, and ramming police vehicles. The incident occurred  Friday at around 1:27 p.m., police say. Wheaton district police officers were dispatched to a Kmart at 14014 Connecticut Ave. for reports […]

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January 31, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Police Believe the Same Man is Involved in Three CVS Armed Robberies

Police have released surveillance footage of a man believed to be involved in three armed robberies at two CVS Pharmacies in Montgomery County. The first armed robbery occurred at 9:55 p.m. Oct. 21 at a CVS on University West Boulevard in Wheaton. The second armed robbery occurred at 10:10 p.m. Nov. 18 at a CVS in […]

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September 22, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Berliner Commends CVS Drug Store’s Decision to Limit Painkiller Prescriptions

Montgomery County Council President, Roger Berliner, who serves who on the council’s health and human services committee, said CVS Pharmacy’s new policy to limit opioid prescriptions is a step in the right direction. CVS announced a new policy earlier this week aimed to combat the national opioid abuse epidemic. Starting in February of 2018,  the […]

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August 29, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Police Hope Public Can Help Identify Culprits in Armed Robbery

Montgomery County police are releasing surveillance photos of two men in connection with an Aug. 8 armed robbery at a CVS Pharmacy in Silver Spring in hopes the public can identify the culprits. The robbery occurred about 9:45 p.m. at the drug store, at 9520 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, police said. One man, armed with […]

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July 21, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Top 10 for July 14-20

Sunflowers, politics, shopping and, of course, public safety were among our top stories for last week.

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July 19, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Police Release Surveillance Video of Armed Robbery at CVS in Montgomery Village (VIDEO)

Montgomery County police released surveillance video of a Montgomery Village robbery at a CVS on July 12 in hopes the public can help identify the robbers. About 8:42 p.m. Montgomery Village District police responded to the CVS at 9140 Rothbury Drive for the report of an armed robbery that just occurred. In a statement, police […]

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February 1, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Police Seek Help Finding Hillandale CVS Robbers (VIDEO)

Four men, all wearing dark clothing and partially concealing their faces, robbed a CVS Pharmacy in Hillandale about 9:44 p.m. on Jan. 20, Montgomery County police said. The officers have released a surveillance video of the four robbers and are asking for the public’s help in identifying them. The group entered the CVS, at 10113 […]

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September 24, 2014 | Staff Writer

Police Charge Montgomery Village Resident with Multiple Robberies

Montgomery County Police have arrested Ricardo Oneil Brooks, age 27, of Pier Point Place in Montgomery Village, for the armed robberies of numerous 7-11 and CVS stores. According to police, Brooks is charged with the following robberies in Montgomery County: August 1, 2014 7-11 at 8035 Snouffer School Road in Gaithersburg August 8, 2014 7-11 […]

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February 5, 2014 | Staff Writer

No Butts About It: CVS Stores to Stop Selling Cigarettes

CVS Caremark announced today that it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores across the U.S. by October 1, 2014, making CVS/pharmacy the first national pharmacy chain to take this step in support of the health and well-being of its patients and customers. “Ending the sale of […]

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October 30, 2013 | Staff Writer

Police Investigate Armed Robbery at CVS (Photos)

UPDATED Montgomery County detectives are investigating a commercial armed robbery that occurred on Oct. 30 at the CVS store in the Cabin John Shopping Center. According to police, it happened before 4 a.m.. That’s when police say two suspects entered the CVS store, located at 7955 Tuckerman Lane. Police said the suspects, one displaying a […]

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