Pharmacist discovers forged prescription trail in Forsyth County



CUMMING, Ga. — A Kroger pharmacist reported a forged prescription and other Kroger pharmacies have experienced similar forgeries, according to a Forsyth County Sheriff’s incident report.

On July 21, the Kroger Pharmacist, 1595 Peachtree Parkway, told deputies she filled a prescription for Promethazine and Codeine for a man.

According to the prescription a doctor from the DeKalb Medical Center supposedly issued the prescription.

The pharmacist said she learned a string of forgeries were occurring at other Kroger pharmacies, so she called the doctor to verify the prescription.

The doctor told her the prescription was a fake.

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