PETAL, MS (WDAM) - The Petal Police is asking for the public's help in identifying individuals involved in the burglary of Rogers Family Pharmacy located on Central Avenue.
Investigators from the department said that in the early morning hours on Thursday, three black males gained entrance into the business by prying the front door open with a crowbar.
The men took an undisclosed amount of narcotics.
Detectives said one of the suspects had what appeared to have tattoos above his eyebrows and wearing a Nike tee shirt.
Another suspect was wearing a blue shirt with gray pants. And the third suspect had what appeared to be red stripes running down the side of his pants.
Authorities have notified area drug stores to alert them of individuals who may be targeting their businesses for future burglaries and encouraged them to be aware of anyone who may be acting strangely or looking suspicious.
They are also encouraging area pharmacies to beef up the security of their stores.
If anyone has information about this burglary, call the Petal Police Department at 601-544-5331 or Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867.
Your identity and information will remain anonymous.