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CPSO Vice Detectives Arrest Woman for 5 Counts of Obtaining CDS by Fraud

            On February 16, Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Vice detectives arrested Kelli J. English, 35, 1112 N. 1stAvenue, Lake Charles, who was employed at a local dentist office, for obtaining CDS by fraud since June 2011. 

            The investigation revealed over the past 8 months, English called out numerous prescriptions for controlled medication to pharmacies under a family member’s name without the dentist’s authorization. 

           English was booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center and charged with 5 counts of prohibited acts all schedules.

            She was released on a $5,000 bond, set by Judge Wilford Carter.

            Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office’s investigation is continuing with more charges possible.