Fraudulent Prescription

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MBG-2021-05-0475

On May 15th, 2021, at approximately 3:19 pm, the police department was contacted by an employee with CVS Pharmacy. They advised there was an individual who called identifying themselves as a doctor. The individual requested a prescription be filled for Codeine. They provided a patient name along with the prescription information. The employee did not think the prescription was valid and contacted the doctor. The doctor advised it was not them who called the store and also reported there were other CVS Pharmacies receiving the same type of prescription request. Officers attempted to wait for an individual to come and try to pick up the prescription, but no one arrived. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the police department.