POLICE have released a CCTV image of a person fleeing an Elmore Pharmacy following a burglary on Tuesday.
Detective Senior Constable Glen Fisher from Bendigo Crime Investigation Unit said a person forced entry into the Elmore Community Pharmacy on Railway Place at 3.30am.
"The person has then stolen medication and fled via an alleyway near Railway Place," he said.
"The person has gotten into a white utility and headed north towards Rochester."
Anyone with information should contact Bendigo Police Station on 5448 1300.
Elmore Community Pharmacy owner Teresa Pham said the offender stole 18 boxes of panadeine forte.
"I had to get up at 3am," she said.
"Security called me to let me know what had happened.
"It was not pleasant to get up so early."