Clinton teacher suspended after drug arrest
Posted May 10, 2013
Clinton, N.C. — A Clinton City Schools teacher has been suspended following her Tuesday arrest on drug charges, authorities said.
Kristy D. Carter, 33, of 303 Halifax St., was charged with three counts each of trafficking in opiates and obtaining a controlled substance by fraud. She was released on an unsecured $35,000 bond.
Police said Carter impersonated nurses and called in two prescriptions for pain killers to local pharmacies.
Officers also seized 60 Vicodin pills from her when she was arrested, according to a police report.