Walgreens privacy breach puts info in hands of scary drug addict, suit claims

Aimee Green reports:

A man is suing the nation’s largest drug-store chain for $10,000 — claiming that staff at a Gresham Walgreens pharmacy inadvertently shared a copy of his oxycodone prescription with a drug addict, who then tracked him down and demanded that he hand over his pills.

The lawsuit details a frightening face-to-face encounter outside the Walgreens at 16200 N.E. Glisan St. A woman — described in the suit as a prescription drug addict — became hostile after the man refused to give her his painkillers.

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