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Paramedic facing more than a dozen charges for forging prescriptions

Police say Worley's husband is a doctor at Regional Hospital.

Posted: Aug. 14, 2018 11:42 AM
Updated: Aug. 14, 2018 6:57 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind (WTHI) - A local paramedic is facing more than a dozen charges.

25-year-old Cole Worley is facing 8 felony charges of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud or deceit and 7 more for possession of a schedule 2 substance.

According to court documents, Worley had several prescriptions of Adderall filled for his sister at different pharmacies around town.

Police say Worley's husband is a doctor at Regional Hospital.

They say Worley took his husband's prescription pad and forged his signature.

He then reportedly used a private stamp to fill out the prescriptions for himself.

Worley is currently out on bond.

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