Louisville man accused of stealing, snorting daughter's medication
Police say a Louisville man has admitted he stole his daughter's prescription medication.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police say a Louisville man has admitted to stealing his daughter's prescription medication.
Police arrested 31-year-old Christopher Richardson early Tuesday morning after being called to the 4900 block of Wellsworth Avenue near Rockford Lane just before midnight on a report of domestic trouble.
According to the arrest report, when officers arrived, Richardson admitted he stole the medication, allegedly saying: "I stole my little girl's pills and snorted them."
Police say the prescription for 60 methylphenidate pills was filled on Oct. 9, 2017 for the patient to take twice a day. Police say only 23 pills were left in the prescription bottle.
Richardson is charged with one count of theft by unlawful taking (controlled substance).
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