Memphis arrest may be connected to Walgreens burglaries in New Albany

New Albany police may be close to learning who burglarized the city's Walgreens twice earlier this year.

Posted: May. 15, 2018 2:51 PM
Updated: May. 15, 2018 10:39 PM

NEW ALBANY, Miss. (WTVA) - New Albany police may be close to learning who burglarized the city's Walgreens twice earlier this year.

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Nicholas Wright, 26, was arrested in Shelby County, Tennessee, during the weekend. According to court documents, Wright was arrested in connection to Walgreens break-ins in Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama and Ohio.

However, the documents do not specify if Wright is responsible for the New Albany break-in.

The first burglary happened March 17. The other happened on April 30 where drugs were taken from the store's pharmacy.

RELATED: New Albany police investigate Walgreens burglary 

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.

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