Man admits to stealing 11,000 pills


A Bolivia man has confessed to stealing thousands of prescription pills according to investigators in Brunswick County. They say 46-year old Ritchie Carson broke into two Shallotte drug stores and stole 11,000 pills with a street value of around $110,000.

Surveillance cameras show Carson using a cinder block to break into the stores. Law enforcement says prescription drug busts are becoming more common.