Suspect in custody from overnight CVS robbery

Patrick James O’Toole. (Photo courtesy: Virginia Beach Police)
Patrick James O’Toole. (Photo courtesy: Virginia Beach Police)

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Police have a man in custody, suspected of robbing a CVS pharmacy in Virginia Beach overnight.

Dispatchers say the robbery at a CVS on General Booth Boulevard was called in around 2:30 a.m.

The suspect went to the pharmacy in the store, handed an employee a note, then demanded narcotics. He took off as soon as he got the drugs.

A short time later, an officer located the suspect nearby.

Patrick O’Toole, 30, was charged with robbery. He is being held currently without bond.