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Two charged in Lehigh County with prescription drug crimes

Two people were charged this week in unrelated prescription drug crimes in Lehigh County, the attorney general's office announced on Friday. Lisabeth A. Cerciello, 48 of Salisbury Township, is the daughter of a licensed physician and used her father's prescription pads to write prescriptions for at least seven people while he was hospitalized, authorities said. She does not have a medical license. She allegedly prescribed medicine used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy and also to treat heroin addiction, authorities said. The prescriptions were made in the fall. She was charged with 15 counts each possession with intent to deliver a controlled...

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