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Man arrested in pharmacy robbery investigation

By Preston Ayres, payres@wcyb.com
Published On: Aug 16 2013 09:55:34 AM CDT
Updated On: Aug 16 2013 04:39:45 PM CDT
James Arthur
CHURCH HILL, Tenn. -

Hawkins County, Tennessee authorities made an arrest in an armed robbery at a Food City pharmacy.

James William Arthur was arrested Friday morning.

They say he took drugs from the store in Church Hill.

The sheriff's department said at the scene where they arrested Arthur, they found several stolen pills and pill bottles as well as the clothes the suspect was seen wearing in the surveillance video.

They say Arthur is also wanted in Unicoi County.

He's in the Hawkins county jail awaiting an arraignment.