The same crime took place at the Meadowbrook Walgreen's in Jackson as well. The Madison Police Department issued the following press release.
Business Burglary of Walgreens in Madison
On Thursday, May 19, 2016 at approximately 3:42 A.M. Madison Police received a call of a burglar alarm at the Walgreens store located at 1606 Highland Colony Parkway in Madison. Responding officers arrived at approximately 3:44 A.M. and found the front door of the business had been pried open. A search of the store and immediate area showed no signs of suspects. Officers soon learned from video surveillance that three individuals dressed in dark clothing had pried opened the front door and had attempted to tie a chain around the ATM located in the store near the front entrance. Being unsuccessful at securing the chain the three suspects fled the store. After leaving the store the suspects fled the scene in a white van which was in the parking lot. Investigators believe the van was stolen from a business in Ridgeland prior to the burglary of the Walgreens.
Investigators are coordinating with their counterparts in surrounding jurisdictions who have experienced similar type crimes to develop further leads and information. Anyone having information regarding this incident or these individual is asked to contact the Madison Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 601-856-6111.
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