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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 3:38 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.

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.

Nicholas Wright | Photo: Shelby County Jail

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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