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Pharmacist charged with robbing Danville CVS at gunpoint

Original post made on Nov 30, 2018

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office has officially filed charges against an Oakland pharmacist for allegedly robbing a Danville pharmacy back in April.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, November 29, 2018, 1:42 PM

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Posted by hamilton
a resident of Vista Grande Elementary School
on Nov 30, 2018 at 1:38 pm

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I cannot believe a licensed pharmacist did this. What a terrible thing. I wonder why he chose to rob CVS in Danville, and what the motive was. Selling, using? We may never know.

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Posted by Louie
a resident of Danville
on Dec 3, 2018 at 7:59 pm

What took so long?

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Dec 13, 2018 at 2:50 pm

It does seem quite strange that a pharmacist would rob another pharmacy. Usually these acts are caused by desperate people, and based on the drugs he took my guess is he himself or maybe a loved one such as a son or daughter suffers from drug addiction. There is currently an opiod epidemic in this country so i am not surprised by any means. If your wife or husband or one of your own children suffered in any form, i know most parents or
loved ones would kill to see they were out of harm. Since i don't know the details, nor do i need to, i hope whatever the case he does not recieve much prison time if any at all. This sounds like someone left with no options, not like a cold blooded heartless individual. My heart goes out to all.

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