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Eight arrests made in prescription fraud roundup

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CLINTON, LA (WAFB) -

Eight people were arrested and charged after a prescription fraud roundup by law agencies across Louisiana.

Each of the suspects had warrants for allegedly buying and possessing narcotics gotten by using fraudulent prescriptions.

Authorities say suspects used fake prescriptions made to look like ones given at Baton Rouge medical facilities in order to get about 810 dosages of Hydrocodone, and about 1,220 units of Oxycodone in the last year.

The following suspects were arrested:

  • Siera Pryer B/F DOB 1/16/89
    • Charges: Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II
  • James Dyer B/M DOB 2/13/63
    • Charges:   Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II
  • Jasen Webb B/M DOB 11/19/78
    • Charges:  Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II (Three counts each)
  • Mia Bindon B/F DOB 2/16/79
    • Charges: Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II (Two counts each)
  • Charles Benjamin B/M DOB 2/24/69
    • Charges: Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II
  • Clifford Buckley B/M DOB 2/20/60
    • Charges: Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II
  • Jesse Armstead Jr. B/M DOB 6/27/58
    • Charges:  Attempt to Obtain a CDS by fraud
  • Darrly Richards B/M DOB 11/5/64
    • Charges: Obtaining a CDS by fraud and Possession of a schedule II (Three counts each)

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