Thieves smash through Gold Coast chemist for prescription drugs

Police and investigating after a Gold Coast chemist was broken into overnight.

The front glass door of a business along the Gold Coast Highway in Mermaid was smashed between 12.15 am and 12.30 am.

Police report that multiple male offenders used an unknown implement to gain entry before stealing a number of prescription drugs.


They were then observed fleeing the scene in a white Hyundai i30.

Police say the vehicle had stolen plates, but it’s yet to be located.

The offenders remain on the run and investigations are continuing this morning.