Portland man arrested in pharmacy robbery

Posted Jan. 13, 2012, at 8:51 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Police have arrested a Portland man on charges of robbing of pharmacy.

Police say 57-year-old Paul Ramsey is accused of robbing a CVS pharmacy on Friday afternoon.

Authorities say he demanded prescription medication and made off with several bottles of pills.

Police say they found a man at a nearby intersection fitting the suspect’s description and matching the video surveillance footage. Police also recovered the medication.