A nurse has been charged with stealing prescription drugs from patients at a local nursing home.
Sandra Faile Hunter, 51, of 2090 Nature Reserve Road, Kershaw, was charged by the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control with three counts of theft of a controlled substance.
According to arrest warrants, Hunter stole three different drugs – temazepam, alprazolam and hydrocodone – on Dec. 17, 2009.
The warrants say that the drugs belonged to patients at White Oak Manor.
Temazepam is used to treat insomnia.