RCMP in Flower’s Cove are investigating a bizarre theft at a local pharmacy where the thief gained entry by cutting a hole through the back wall.

The Flower’s Cove Pharmachoice was hit Thursday night around 10 p.m. and the suspect got away with 5,800 pills of Oxycodone, Hydromorphine and Demerol.

The RCMP are warning the public in that area to be cautious of prescription drug use and for anyone with information to contact police or Crime Stoppers.