Heidi Soland pled guilty and was sentenced after stealing painkiller patches from Broen Memorial Home where she worked. Soland was charged with theft and neglect after stealing nine painkiller patches from nursing home patients while working as a nursing assistant. Soland admitted to taking the Duragesic patches from four mentally and physically impaired patients at the nursing home. See article at the KSAX website.
Staff members at the Broen Memorial Home said they began to notice the missing patches, that contain the powerful narcotic, Fentanyl, last Oct. and the trend continued through Jan., following Soland’s work shifts.