Parsons Medical Assistant Charged
A Parsons medical assistant was charged with 18 counts of fraudulently obtaining prescription drugs and identity theft.
Between September 2017 and January 2019, Paula Hutcherson used her position to get medications that were not prescribed to her.
The Decatur County Grand Jury indicted Hutcherson on 13 counts of Prescription Drug Fraud and 5 counts of Identity Theft.
On Thursday, Hutcherson was booked into jail.