Pierre Part Woman Charged With 24 Counts of Forgery

NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports the arrest of Krista T. Hidalgo, 29, of 115 Verda Street, Pierre Part, LA, on multiple counts relating to forged prescriptions.

Detectives received a complaint in late February 2018 from a local medical facility. An investigation began and investigators were able to determine that Krista T. Hidalgo, a nurse at the medical facility had forged numerous prescriptions for controlled dangerous substances beginning in late 2016.

Following a lengthy investigation, detectives obtained arrest warrants charging Hidalgo with:
*Forgery (24 Counts)
*Obtaining a Controlled Dangerous Substance by Fraud or Forgery (23 Counts)
*Attempting to Obtain a Controlled Dangerous Substance by Fraud or Forgery (1 Count)

Krista T. Hidalgo turned herself into the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday and was booked on all counts.

Hidalgo was released on bond.