2 masked intruders rob Pleasant Grove nursing home
From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
PLEASANT GROVE — The Pleasant Grove Police Department released surveillance images of two people they said robbed a nursing home.
Around 2:45 a.m., on Thursday, April 24, 2019, two masked intruders entered the Cottage Hills Nursing Home through the back door. Both of them were armed with handguns. They pointed their guns at staff and demanded drugs. They stuffed the drugs in garbage bags and got away with about $5,000 of opioid-based narcotics.
Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama said one of the suspects appeared to be a woman disguising herself as a man. She was wearing a dark top, blue pants and a “Purge” mask. Investigators said she tried to disguise her voice, as well.
Anyone with information is asked to call Pleasant Grove detectives at (205) 744-1735 or Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at (205) 254-7777.