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Mpls. Nurse Allegedly Stole, Tampered With Medication

A Burnsville, Minn. man was charged with tampering with and stealing medications from a nursing home where he was working in Minneapolis on Wednesday, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said. Daniel Thomas, 56, was charged with two counts of theft and two counts of adulterating a substance.

04/25/2014

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UW-Stout Student Found Dead Had Mix Of Drugs, Alcohol In System

A University of Wisconsin-Stout student found dead in January had a mix of drugs and alcohol in her system, according to the Menomonie Police Department. Jesse Jensen, 23, was found dead in her bedroom on Jan. 22. Jensen, from Owen, Wis., was a senior at the school. Toxicology tests indicate Jensen had a blood-alcohol level of 0.16 at the time of her death, and had morphine and oxycodone in her system.

03/19/2014

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Nurse Pleads Guilty In Drug Fraud Case

A 38-year-old nurse from Madelia pleaded guilty in Minneapolis Federal Court Thursday to fraudulently getting the controlled substance oxycodone while working at an inpatient health care facility.

08/01/2013

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MDH: Nursing Home Staffer Stole Patient’s Oxycodone

A nursing home staffer has been fired from a Forest Lake, Minn. facility for stealing nearly two months’ worth of oxycodone from a resident.

01/02/2013

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Pine Co. Sheriff Heartbroken, Outraged Over Alleged Deputy Thefts

A Pine County deputy is off the job after being charged with six felony counts for allegedly stealing narcotics while on duty.

11/15/2012

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Charges: Pine Co. Deputy Stole Narcotics While On Duty

A Pine County sheriff’s deputy faces six felony counts for allegedly stealing narcotics while on duty, according to court documents filed Wednesday.

11/14/2012

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Charges: Man Hid Weed, Oxycodone In Underwear

A 29-year-old man has been charged after police say he hid a bag of marijuana and a bag of Oxycodone in his underwear.

11/08/2011

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Boogaard’s Brother Pleads Guilty To Remaining Charge

The brother of the late Derek Boogaard has pleaded guilty to gross misdemeanor interference with the scene of the former Minnesota Wild player’s death.

10/13/2011

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Mpls. Police Look For Serial Pharmacy Robber

Crime Stoppers of Minnesota is offering up to a $1,000 reward for information leading a man who robbed three pharmacies over the past six weeks to get the prescription painkiller Oxycodone.

10/13/2011

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Nurse Charged With Stealing Oxycodone From Patients

A 27-year-old woman is charged with three counts of felony theft after authorities say she stole narcotic pain medication while working as a nurse.

09/06/2011

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Aaron Boogaard Charged In Brother’s Drug Death

Aaron Boogaard, 24, was charged with felony third-degree sale of a controlled substance and interference with the scene of a death .

07/22/2011

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Charges: Nurse Stole Oxycodone From Patients

A 31-year-old nurse, employed at a senior care assisted living facility, has been charged with stealing narcotics from patients.

07/18/2011

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300 Gallons Of Drugs Collected In ℞ ‘Take-Back’

Sheriff’s officials in Washington County were not sure how many drugs they’d collect with their latest drug “take back” campaign. The answer is, a lot.

07/08/2011

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Fridley Man Sentenced For Conspiring To Distribute Drugs

A 48-year-old Fridley man was sentenced to prison in federal court for conspiring to distribute heroin and oxycodone, which is the narcotic found in the prescription drug oxycontin, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

01/13/2011

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