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Five Charged with Prescription Fraud

Five Charged with Prescription Fraud

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(KSL News) -- Five people from Salt Lake County have been charged with a major conspiracy to get prescription pain killers.

The group is accused of stealing identities and health insurance information to pick up prescriptions. The indictment also accuses them of using physician's names and DEA numbers to write false prescriptions.

The group could face up to 20 years in federal prison.

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