Woman Arrested for Impersonating a Doctor to Fill Prescription

By Jillian Marshall

Woman Arrested for Impersonating a Doctor to Fill Prescription

October 2, 2012 Updated Oct 2, 2012 at 10:52 AM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A Binghamton woman is arrested after impersonating a doctor and filling false prescriptions at a local pharmacy.

Danielle Phillips, 27, of Binghamton filled a prescription of Percocet pain pills at the CVS Pharmacy on Upper Front Street in Binghamton.

After she filled the first prescription, the pharmacist received a call from Phillips pretending to be a doctor asking to fill a false prescription.

That's when the pharmacist called the police.

Phillips was arrested after she arrived and attempted to retrieve the phony prescription.

Charges:
- Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Attempted Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance

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