The owner of a pharmacy in Roseau is counting his losses, following a burglary and theft at the Eezzee Pharmacy on Independence Street in Roseau.
Police have confirmed that they are investigating the incident believed to have occurred in the wee hours of Monday morning.
Proprietor of the Eezzee Pharmacy, Israel Fontaine, says several items from the pharmaceutical store were stolen, including brand name perfumes.
He says he is shocked by the incident because of the location of the pharmacy.
“About 6:30 this morning I got a call from a strange number telling me that my place was vandalized,” he said.
“Within five minutes I got about three calls informing me of the same thing, and then while rushing to the pharmacy I got another call this time from the police telling me that they were on the premises of my business and that I should come down,” Israel told DNO.
“When I got there I met one of the doors wide open with the metal railing cut open and the padlocks cut open as well and the door burst and then a whole set of goods on the floor, plastic bags all over the place”.
According to Fontaine several items were stolen including brand name perfumes.
“On inspecting the place we noticed that a lot of perfumes were stolen especially a set of Frederic M French perfumes that we had very expensive perfumes none of them go for less them EC$150.00 and a whole set of other perfumes were gone,” he said.
“All our antiperspirants and deodorants were gone, sanitary napkins were gone, adult diapers were gone all the baby powders we had were gone Amens powder Mexsana in particular were gone, a lot of the local Heaven scent herbal soap quite a lot of items were stolen, all our shampoos and so on”. Fontaine told DNO.