Woman pleads innocent in medication theft

Trudy Jernigan (Photo/Clark Co. Sheriff)

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – A Clark County woman says she is not guilty of stealing drugs from a nursing home.

Trudy Jernigan, 50, entered the plea in Clark County Court Monday. She was released pending her next court appearance.

Jernigan is accused of felony theft after deputies say a resident’s medication disappeared at the Forest Glen Nursing Home in Moorefield Township.

Deputies say they found Jernigan in possession of seven doses of oxycodone.

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