Cops: Plainview woman altered oxycodone script

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A Plainview woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with altering a medical prescription to obtain more oxycodone, Nassau police said.

Adriana Binetti, 29, of 14 Cheryl Lane, was charged with second degree criminal possession of a forged instrument.

Binetti had a prescription for 90 oxycodone pills, but changed the number to 120 pills before presenting it at the Mediscource Pharmacy, 720 Old Country Rd., on April 11, police said.

Narcotics/Vice Squad detectives investigated and made the arrest at her home, police said.

Binetti was to be arraigned Thursday in First District Court, Hempstead.

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