A Bauxite man faces charges related to theft from several pharmacies. Benton Police Department detectives (BNPD) have placed a hold on the suspect.
Jason McClellan, 38, of Bauxite, allegedly posed as an HVAC worker at multiple central Arkansas pharmacies in order to gain access to narcotics. He is currently being held at the Pulaski County Jail for two Commercial Burglary charges, two Theft of Property charges, one Residential Burglary charge, and Escape.
BNPD is seeking charges for McClellan for Commercial Burglary for attempting to steal narcotics from Benton Walgreens. The investigation remains ongoing.
If you have information related to these incidents, contact BNPD by calling 501-776-5947, 501-778-1171 or 501-315-TIPS. Send an anonymous tip via text to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the message or at www.cityprotect.com.