Woman accused of stealing prescription drugs from Pender Co pharmacy

first_imgAmanda Jo Wood (Photo: Pender County Sheriff’s Office) PENDER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Burgaw woman is behind bars after she allegedly stole prescription drugs from a pharmacy in Atkinson last week.Amanda Jo Wood, 35, was charged with the robbery of Atkinson Drug that happened Friday.- Advertisement – During the robbery, Pender County Sheriff’s Office says she used a pocketknife to steal prescription narcotics from the store.Deputies say she was initially hospitalized a short time following the robbery.Wood is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and simple possession of schedule 4 controlled substance. She is currently in jail under a $252,000 secured bond.last_img