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Eastland County woman sentenced for prescription drug fraud

By Braid Blanks, bblanks@ktxs.com
Published On: Dec 03 2012 10:53:37 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 03 2012 11:05:09 PM CST
Regina Anderson
EASTLAND COUNTY, Texas -

A judge sentenced a 45-year-old woman to eight years in prison after she pleaded  guilty Monday to obtaining prescriptions by fraud, a third-degree felony.

Regina Anderson reportedly filed multiple prescriptions for hyrdocodone fraudulently and attributed them to doctor's offices. 

Originally, Anderson faced 10 years in prison.