Comments for: Rise in pharmacy robberies signals Maine’s addiction to prescription drugs

Posted March 23, 2012, at 7:05 p.m.

A young man armed with a hunting knife jumped a pharmacy counter in Guilford a couple of weeks ago and, after threatening the pharmacist, got away with a large amount of narcotics. Pharmacy robberies — nonexistent several years ago — are dramatically increasing in Maine. There were 24 last year …

Guidelines for posting on

The Bangor Daily News encourages comments about stories, but you must follow our terms of service.

  1. Keep it civil and stay on topic
  2. No vulgarity, racial slurs, name-calling or personal attacks.
  3. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked.
The primary rule here is pretty simple: Treat others with the same respect you'd want for yourself. Here are some guidelines (see more):

Similar Articles