UPDATE (3:48) — Police have cleared the area and no arrests have been made according to MPD.
Mobile Police spokesman Donald Wallace confirms the incident was in connection to a break-in at the Walgreens on Schillinger and Cottage Hill Wednesday evening. Police said Two male suspects pried open the front door with a crowbar, grabbed several pill bottles from the pharmacy, and fled the scene.
MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — News 5 received reports of a heavy police presence and SWAT teams in the Spring Grove subdivision in Mobile.
Mobile Police posted a tweet at 3 a.m. Thursday mentioning that officers were in the area of Spring Grove North and Summer Crossing in reference to a robbery at a Walgreens off of Shillinger Road.
Officers were on scene for 12 hours, leaving a little after 3 p.m. Thursday.
Witnesses did say they saw several people taken away during the time police were on the scene.
We are working on gathering more details.