Franklin County nurse arrested on 75 drug-related charges
Posted March 15
Franklin County, N.C. — The Franklin County Sheriff's Office Investigation Unit has arrested a nurse on 75 drug-related charges.
Investigators said 37-year-old Tamsey Watkins works for a company that provides medical services to the Franklin County Detention Center.
They said she ordered prescriptions for inmates who are no longer in custody.
She is charged with obtaining a controlled substance by fraud and trafficking opiates.