A three-month investigation into forged medical prescriptions has led to the arrest of a Selwyn Township woman.
According to Peterborough County OPP, on Feb. 19 officers launched an investigation over suspected forgery of medical prescriptions. OPP say they received a complaint that someone was allegedly forging prescriptions and filling them at pharmacies in Peterborough County and the City of Kawartha Lakes.
The investigation led to the arrest of a suspect on Sunday, OPP said.
Jamie Flannigan, 40, of Selwyn Township, Ontario was arrested and charged with:
- 9 counts of using forged documents
- 8 counts of possession of Schedule I substance – opioids
- Failure to comply with a probation order
She was released and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on July 28.