Cop Accused Of Morphine Theft

Published on July 11, 2013 at 08:38AM

(West Valley City, UT) — West Valley City police are investigating a former officer accused of stealing painkillers. Cottonwood Heights Police Chief Robby Russo says last month, the unidentified officer allegedly stole 22 morphine tablets from a dead man’s home. When confronted, the unidentified officer resigned. Charges could be filed as soon as next week.