Tipton Co. Woman Charged With TennCare Drug Fraud
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - A Tipton County woman is charged with TennCare fraud for selling prescription drugs paid for by the state's healthcare insurance program. The Office of Inspector General today announced the arrest of Sonya Marie Hill, 32, of Covington, after a joint investigation with the Covington Police Department. Hill was served on the charge while she was being arraigned in a Tipton County Criminal Court on charges related to this case. Charges accuse her of obtaining the anti-anxiety medication Alprazolam with TennCare benefits, and selling a portion of the drug.
- Date:July 17, 2014
- Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance & Administration
- State Enforcement Agencies