Man booked on drug charge
A Baton Rouge man was arrested after allegedly trying to use a fraudulent prescription at a local pharmacy.
According to the arrest affidavit, Thomas Paul Harleaux, 58, of Baton Rouge, was attempting to get a prescription of Roxicodone, more commonly known as oxycodone, filled at the Walgreens on West California Avenue.
Capt. Tim Parker, spokesman for the Ruston Police Department, said the pharmacy contacted the issuing doctor and reportedly found the prescription to be fraudulent.