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Pharmacy worker arrested for embezzlement

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson pharmacy worker was arrested for embezzlement Tuesday.

52 year old Calvin David Jones was taken into custody on the job after a week long investigation by federal and state drug enforcement agents.

 Jones works as a pharmacy technician at THS Pharmacy on Terry Road.

He is suspected of embezzling more than 66-thousand dosage units of Promethazine with Codeine over a year's time.

Jones was transported to the Hinds County Detention Center.

Bond is pending an initial court appearance.


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