CVS robber intended to sell stolen drugs

Posted at: 11/09/2012 4:48 PM
Updated at: 11/09/2012 5:20 PM
By: KOB.com staff

Police say the man who robbed an Albuquerque pharmacy had plans to sell the drugs he stole.

James Tafoya is accused of holding up the CVS/pharmacy on Menaul and Eubank Saturday.

Surveillance video shows a man forcing an employee to open a safe.

According to the criminal complaint, Tafoya got away with 82 bottles of Oxycontin and Oxycodone worth about $28,000