Elkhart General Hospital

A former nurse at Elkhart General Hospital is accused of passing off over-the-counter pills as prescription painkillers.

ELKHART — An Osceola woman is accused of passing off over-the-counter pills as prescription painkillers while working as a nurse in Elkhart.

Laura Nichols, a 35-year-old former nurse at Elkhart General Hospital, is charged in a warrant issued Friday with interference with medical services by a licensed health care provider. In addition to the Level 5 felony, she faces charges of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud and furnishing fraudulent information, both Level 6 felonies.

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trawetst

I don't get it. What / how is "blue dyed toilet water" supposed to accomplish? That's a new one.

Revolution 1776

Maybe it was gatorade ?

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