A thief hid inside a Walgreens as it closed and later stole $5,000 worth of vodka from the store, according to police.

The robbery happened early Friday at the Walgreens on Kirkman Road.

According to police, someone went into a storage room and hid there until the store closed Thursday night.  Early Friday, the thief stole Ciroc vodka and left the store through an emergency exit.

No other details were released.