2 arrested, charged with prescription fraud

2 arrested, charged with prescription fraud
Jermaine Antoine Allen Jr. and Vonneisha Utica Thompson were charged with prescription fraud. (Source: Henrico police)

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Two people were arrested after someone reported they received a fake prescription.

Henrico police responded to the 5100 block of South Laburnum Avenue on April 27 for prescription fraud. The victim said the fake prescription came from a man and a woman. Both were later identified as Jermaine Antoine Allen Jr. and Vonneisha Utica Thompson.

Allen Jr. was also suspected of prescription fraud in other areas. He was charged with four counts of prescription fraud, two counts of uttering a false prescription, and two counts of distribution of a schedule I or II drug.

Thompson was charged with two counts of prescription fraud, one count of uttering a false prescription, and two counts of distribution of a schedule I or II drug.

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