Morgan County prison nurse accused of stealing drugs

Morgan County prison nurse accused of stealing drugs

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Tonya Hileman (source: Tennessee Department of Correction) Tonya Hileman (source: Tennessee Department of Correction)

WARTBURG (WATE) - A nurse at the Morgan County Correctional Complex was fired Friday after narcotics turned up missing from the prison's medicine room.

The Tennessee Department of Correction says Tonya Hileman is suspected of stealing Loratab pills over the course of a week. 

Hileman had worked for the Department of Correction for nearly four years. 

The Department of Correction says she faces possible criminal prosecution.

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