Kevin F. Brennan, 56, of 46 Public Square, Apt. 211, was arrested Wednesday morning by state police on the Class E felony charge of first-degree falsifying business records in connection with an incident in which he is accused of illegally filling a prescription.
He is accused of making a false entry on a prescription form while acting as a nurse practitioner for the Mercy Primary Care Clinic. Police said he falsely completed the prescription in order to obtain 48 Percocet pills for personal consumption on May 2.
Mr. Brennan is to appear in Watertown City Court. State police were assisted in the investigation by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.