Man poses as drug rep to steal prescription painkillers

July 13, 2011 4:30:01 AM PDT
The search is on for a man accused of stealing hundreds of dollars worth of prescription drugs on Long Island.

Suffolk County police say the man walked into a doctor's office and claimed to be a drug company representative.

Police say he stole $300 worth of prescription medication from a shelf while he was there.

It happened on May 25 at Medical Care of East Northport, located on Larkfield Road.