Nfld. & Labrador

Prescription painkillers stolen in Corner Brook

Pills, including Percocet, were taken from a home in the city's west end.

Prescription painkillers were stolen from a home in the west end of Corner Brook over the weekend, say police.

The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says it responded to a call that someone had taken them from a home on Fir Terrace early Sunday, just before 1 a.m..

Oxycontin and Percocet, which both contain oxycodone, were taken.

Police said there was no forced entry into the home.