Shelton, WA - On 3/18/18 at 5:08 AM the Shelton Police Department was dispatched to Neil’s Pharmacy located in the 500 BLK of W. Franklin Street regarding a commercial burglary. Officers found the front door shattered, but the suspect had fled prior to their arrival.
It was determined that several prescription level drugs were stolen in the heist. The suspect was seen jumping into the passenger seat of a Kia Soul, last seen driving westbound on Franklin Street past the Mason Transit Center at 5:00 AM. In the picture attached you can see that the subject driving the Kia is wearing a fluorescent green type jacket or sweatshirt. The Kia appears to be light green or gray.
Similar burglaries were also reported in Elma and Yelm, WA, involving suspects driving the same type of vehicle involved in the Shelton crime. Shelton Police are working with these agencies in an attempt to identify and locate those responsible for this crime.
Anyone with information pertaining to this case is encouraged to call the Shelton Police Department at 360-426-4441 / Case# 18-S02755