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Former Nurse Accused Of Stealing Painkillers

Posted August 20, 2003 9:33 a.m. EDT

— A former nurse at Rex Hospital faces charges for allegedly stealing painkillers.

The arrest warrant says 47-year-old Kevin Barrett took the painkiller oxycodone for his own use.

Barrett is charged with embezzling a controlled substance and was released from jail on his own recognizance.