JAMES ISLAND, SC (WCSC) - Charleston Police have arrested the man they say robbed a CVS pharmacy Saturday evening on James Island.
Authorities arrested 26-year-old Brian Laing for strong armed robbery after police say he robbed the CVS on Maybank Highway of prescription drugs around 5p.m.
According to police, Laing handed the pharmacist a note demanding Oxycontin.
Officials say after the pharmacist handed over the pills, he took off in an unknown direction.
Laing was taken into police custody Sunday afternoon and will have a bond hearing on Monday.