UPDATE: Huntsville Police say Qualitest Robbery was an ‘Inside Job’


HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Huntsville Police say they’ve arrested an employee for a robbery early Friday morning at Qualitest Pharmaceuticals.

The incident happened around 4 a.m.

Employees told police several men entered Qualitest when a door was opened.  They took several boxes of medication.  

Royale Barbee-McGruder (Photo: Madison County Metro Jail)

Royale Barbee-McGruder (Photo: Madison County Metro Jail)

Through the investigation, police learned an employee was involved and she was arrested.  Royale Barbee McGruder, 27, is charged with first-degree robbery.

Qualitest Pharmaceuticals is on Vintage Drive near the intersection of Winchester Road and Moores Mill Road.

Police say the investigation continues.