R.N. Busted For Stealing Opioid Patches From Nursing Home Patients' Bodies

A registered nurse at a nursing home has been charged with burglary and theft in a case in which he is accused of removing opioid patches from patients' bodies at two nursing homes.

At one facility, the nurse removed three fentanyl patches from a terminally ill man, telling the patient, “It will be OK,” said the prosecutor. For more, read the story.