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Nurse Arrested and Charged With Using Forgery, Fraud to Obtain Prescription Drugs

Dover - Attorney General Beau Biden announced that a former nurse at the Delaware Hospital for the Chronically Ill has been arrested and charged with numerous crimes related to her alleged use of fraud and forgery to obtain prescription drugs that were intended for patients at the facility. Danielle M. Tharp-Strouse, 31, of the 6100 block of Mud Mill Road in Camden, was arrested on March 21, 2014 by Biden's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. She has been charged with three felony counts of Obtaining a Controlled Substance by Misrepresentation or Fraud or Forgery, seven counts of Second-Degree Forgery and one count of Falsifying a Business Record.


Action Details

  • Date:March 24, 2014
  • Agency:Delaware Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies