Warren Co. Woman Charged With TennCare Drug Fraud
Nashville, TN - A Warren 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 Joyce Ann Brown, 57, of McMinnville, after a joint investigation with the McMinnville Police Department and the Warren County Sheriff's Office. Brown is charged with TennCare fraud, sale of a Schedule II controlled substance and delivery of a Schedule II controlled substance. Charges accuse her of obtaining the painkiller Morphine using TennCare benefits and delivering a portion of the drugs to a buyer.
- Date:December 3, 2013
- Agency:Tennessee Department of Finance & Administration
- State Enforcement Agencies