Arrest: Augusta Shaws Pharmacy Robbery 

Ryan McLaughlin, 26, Dresden

Ryan McLaughlin, 26, DresdenAugusta police say they’ve arrested the man behind two recent robberies at Shaw’s pharmacy.

26-year-old Ryan McLaughlin of Dresden was arrested Thursday in southern Maine.

Detectives say tips from the public and help from the FBI led them to McLaughlin.

They say he cooperated with authorities and was taken into custody, based on already existing warrants, unrelated to the pharmacy robberies.

He is being held on federal charges at the Cumberland County Jail in Portland.