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Local nurse admits to stealing 4,000 pills

Local nurse admits to stealing 4,000 pills

KOB.com Web Staff
June 19, 2017 07:59 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A local hospice nurse who was supposed to be caring for patients in their final days has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges.

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According to the Department of Justice, Desiree Ulibarri admitted to stealing almost 4,000 Oxycodone pills meant for her dying patients.

Ulibarri could face up to four years in prison. A date for her sentencing has not been set. 

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