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Howard charged with forging prescriptions

Published 11:42am Friday, January 28, 2011

James Francis Howard, 46, Fergus Falls, has been charged in Otter Tail County District Court with forging a prescription.

Howard is accused of calling a pharmacy and posing as a doctor to place a prescription for Adderal. The pharmacy technician, who knew the doctor, recognized that it wasn’t the doctor’s voice on the phone.

The tech called police.

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