By MELINDA WILLIAMS
A nurse at a Dublin rehabilitation center was arrested Thursday for allegedly distributing drugs prescribed for patients.
Sgt. Michael Conroy with Virginia State Police reports Melissa Broyles, 42, is charged with distribution of schedule II and schedule III drugs in Pulaski County. He said she allegedly distributed drugs prescribed for patients of the center.
A licensed practical nurse, Broyles was working at Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center in Dublin at the time.
Broyles was arrested after members of Claytor Lake Regional Drug Task Force executed a search of her Barren Springs residence at 273 Harrigan Drive in Wythe County.
Conroy said additional charges are also pending in both Pulaski and Wythe counties due to the ongoing investigation.
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