Madisonville Woman Charged with Theft of Prescription Pills from Employer
A Madisonville woman was arrested today (Tuesday) after she allegedly admitted to taking prescription medication from the store she worked at. Madisonville Police arrested Laura Jean Trautman on two counts of theft by unlawful taking or disposition of a controlled substance. They allege while working at Walgreen’s on South Main Street, she took about 1,750 Hydrocodone over the past year. The hydrocodone has an estimated street value of ten thousand five hundred dollars. Trautman is lodged at the Hopkins County Jail.