STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Henderson Police Looking for Man Who Used Forged Codeine Prescription

Authorities in Henderson are searching for a man after they say he attempted to use a forged prescription for Codeine.

Posted: Jul 29, 2021 9:17 AM

The Henderson Police Department is searching for a man accused of using a forged prescription for Codeine.

HPD says its officers investigated the fraud report on July 23 after a Walmart pharmacist reported a man tried to use a forged prescription from a doctor in Owensboro.

According to HPD, the Owensboro doctor confirmed the prescription was a fake.

The police department says the suspect is a black male who was seen leaving the Walmart store in a red Jeep Cherokee (2016-2018 model) with a yellow license plate.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at 270-831-1111.

Evansville
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 72°
Owensboro
Clear
72° wxIcon
Hi: 88° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 72°
Princeton
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 73°
Madisonville
Clear
69° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 69°
Jasper
Clear
66° wxIcon
Hi: 87° Lo: 63°
Feels Like: 66°
Today's high temperature of 87° was our warmest in a week and a half - we last climbed that high on the afternoon of September 18th when we tipped the scales at 88°. The remainder of the evening will remain quite mild under clear skies; expect temperatures to first fall to 83° by dinnertime before dropping to 73° by 10PM. The clear skies and weak southerly wind flow will help keep temperatures relatively stable during the overnight and predawn hours - we'll wake up to a morning low of just 62° early Wednesday morning.
WEVV 4K Doppler Radar
WEVV 7-Day Forecast
WEVV Watches & Warnings

Community Events