Police: Woman impersonated RN

CORTLAND — A woman who was impersonating a registered nurse is under arrest after an investigation by Cortland police.

Amanda Corrine Thorne, 30, 7 Louise Lane, Girard, was arrested Thursday on charges of unlicensed practice, identity fraud and telecommunications fraud.

Thorne was using the identity of another woman who has the same name to act as a registered nurse at Cortland Healthcare Center, 369 N. High St., according to a police report.

Thorne is being held at the Trumbull County Jail without bond.


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