East Tennessee Nurse's Assistant Charged With Prescription Fraud

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (AP) -- Washington County authorities have charged a Jonesborough nurse's assistant with prescription fraud.

Sheriff Ed Graybeal says 40-year-old Angela Booker is accused of calling in several prescriptions for herself for controlled substances without a doctor's authorization.

She's charged with 16 counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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