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      CPD arrest man for robbing CVS pharmacy

      CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- Charleston police have arrested a man they say robbed the Maybank Highway CVS over the weekend.

      The suspect, 26-year-old Brian Christopher Laing was arrested early Sunday morning and is charged with strong armed robbery.

      Police believe he is the man who walked into the store around 5 p.m. on Saturday and handed the pharmacist a note demanding Oxycontin.

      Police said the pharmacists gave him one bottle of pills before he left the store.

      He is scheduled to have a bond hearing on Monday.

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