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      Police catch man dragging a safe behind his car

      A thief in North Carolina was arrested after police caught him dragging a pharmacy's safe behind his car.

      SWANSBORO, NC. (WACH)-- A thief in North Carolina was arrested after police caught him dragging a pharmacy's safe behind his car.

      Police said Ryan Mullins was driving a car that was dragging a safe tied with a rope. According to reports a police officer passed by Mullins car he was dragging the safe behind his car, catching it all on camera.

      Police said a witness saw Mullins trying to put the safe into the back of his trunk and when he could not do so, he tied it to his bumper so he could drag it out of our parking lot.

      Officials say Mullins has a criminal history involving drug-related offenses and they think he was trying to get controlled substances in the safe.