Warr Acres SWAT Team Arrests Suspect In Pharmacy Robberies


Friday, July 8th 2011, 12:23 pm
By: News 9


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WARR ACRES, Oklahoma – Warr Acres police have arrested a man suspected of robbing the same Walgreen's pharmacy three times.

Thursday night around 8:15 p.m., the Warr Acres SWAT team executed a search warrant in the 4500 block of N. Stanley after receiving a tip and a positive identification on suspect Matthew Leon Pennington. Police say the 32-year-old man robbed the Walgreen's pharmacy at 5901 N.W. 39th Expressway three times in June and July.

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Police took Pennington into custody without incident. He faces several charges related to the robberies.