25 May 2020
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop B Commander
On May 23, 2020, State Police arrested 39-year-old Amanda R. Kane, of Saranac Lake, a former nurse at Elderwood Assisted Living Facility, Old Military Road in Lake Placid, after she forged the names of other nurses who work in the facility on controlled medication documents in order to obtain controlled substances for her own personal use. She was charged with Attempted Forgery 2nd degree and Petit Larceny.  Kane was released with appearance tickets to appear in the Town of North Elba Court at a later date.

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