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4 men charged with pharmacy robbery

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Hazel Green Pharmacy robbery scene. Hazel Green Pharmacy robbery scene.
Troy Cartwright (Source: Madison County Jail) Troy Cartwright (Source: Madison County Jail)
Derrick Demond Brewton (Source: Madison County Jail) Derrick Demond Brewton (Source: Madison County Jail)
Hazel Green, AL (WAFF) -

Madison County Sheriff's deputies took four robbery suspects into custody as they were leaving the crime scene.

The suspects robbed Hazel Green Pharmacy around 11:30 a.m. Monday. They were wearing Scream masks when they entered the pharmacy and demanded drugs and money.

A employee was assaulted during the robbery and was taken to Huntsville Hospital with minor injuries.

Investigators said a total of seven employees and two customers were inside the pharmacy. The manager said went for specific drugs such as Lortabs, Xanax and Oxycodone.

Sheriff's deputies pulled into the pharmacy parking lot as the robbers were leaving the scene.

They led them on a short chase before they bailed out of their red SUV.

They charged Pierre Payton, Derrick Brewton, Troy Cartwright, and a 16-year old Lucas Ray Walker in connection with the robbery.

Brewton was also charged with kidnapping after holding a man outside at gunpoint.

All the money and the prescription drugs were recovered from the robbery.

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