NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A man is charged with breaking and entering after New Hanover County Sheriff's deputies say they found him in the pharmacy at the Harris Teeter at 5920 Carolina Beach Road.
Investigators say Gary White entered a janitorial room next to the pharmacy around 4 a.m. They say he climbed a shelf and removed a ceiling tile to get into the pharmacy. That's when they say White grabbed bottles of hydrocodone as a security alarm sounded.
When deputies arrived to investigate, they found the 22-year-old and arrested him for breaking and entering. White is also charged with larceny after B&E, trafficking in opium, and possession of schedule III.