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Tennessee man suspected of getting pain killers with expired prescription

By Julie Newman, jnewman@wcyb.com
Published On: Nov 01 2013 09:24:48 PM CDT
Updated On: Nov 01 2013 09:46:20 PM CDT
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -

     A Butler, Tennessee man faces charges after Johnson City Police say he used an expired prescription to get medication from a local pharmacy.

     Police tell us 48-year-old Freddie Mooney is charged with drug fraud. Officers say evidence showed Mooney was going to the Walgreens on South Roan Street and got hydrocodone with prescriptions that had expired. But police say they had been renewed fraudulently.

     Mooney was booked into the Washington County, Tennessee Detention Center on a 10-thousand dollar bond.