NEWS RELEASE                                             

For Immediate Release
January 7, 2009
Contact: Michele Nicholson
Public Information Officer
  (850) 651-7420


     The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglary that took place at the CVS Pharmacy, 71 Mary Esther Boulevard, around 2 a.m. Wednesday.

      Someone smashed the front door, went inside, and stole a twelve-pack of  beer valued at ten-dollars. When deputies arrived on the scene they used a K-9 to ensure no one was still in the building.

      The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5'8", 170 pounds. He  was wearing a blue tie-dye shirt, khaki shorts and dark colored shoes.

       Anyone with information on the break-in is asked to contact the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 850-651-7400 or Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at 850-863-TIPS.