A Peterborough woman is facing a fraud charge for altering a prescription for a narcotic.
According to the Peterborough Police Service, around 10:30 a.m. Monday, officers were called to a Chemong Road pharmacy after they were advised of a suspicious transaction involving an altered prescription for a narcotic.
A 35-year-old woman was charged with using, dealing, and acting on a forged document.
No name was released.
She is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on Feb. 24.