ROWAN COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -
(The following is a press release from the Rowan County Sherriff's Department)
In May, 2008, the Rowan County Sheriff's Office began investigating Denise Newman, a former employee of Dr. Beverly Broadwell, for fraudenlent prescription practices. Between February 3, 2008 and April 30, 2008, while still an employee of Dr. Broadwell (a dentist whose office is located at 1921 Concord Lake Road, Kannapolis, NC), Newman allegedly called in numerous fraudulent prescriptions for hydrocodone for various family members, using Dr. Broadwell's DEA number. These prescriptions were filled at the WalGreens pharmacy, located at 1505 E. Innes St., Salisbury, NC.