CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Lincoln County woman has admitted to armed robberies at a bank and a nursing home.
Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that 26-year-old Morgan Marie Mullins of Hamlin pleaded guilty in federal court in Charleston on a federal bank robbery charge and a state armed robbery charge.
Mullins admitted to stealing prescription painkillers and other controlled substances May 2 from the Teays Valley Center nursing home in Hurricane where she worked. She also admitted that on May 22 she robbed a City National Bank branch in West Hamlin of $3,000.
Mullins admitted she had been addicted to oxycodone for more than three years.
Mullins faces at least seven years in prison and a $750,000 fine. Sentencing has been set for Dec. 5.