Two Hamilton County women accused of Tenncare fraud
Two Hamilton County women are accused of Tenncare fraud.
Tywanna Cal is facing charges after state officials say she used Tenncare benefits to obtain pain killers and later sold a portion to an undercover informant. LaShaunda Knight faces fraud and forgery charges. Officials say she submitted a forged prescription for painkillers and attempted to use Tenncare to pay for it. Tenncare fraud is a class E felony. A conviction for the charge can carry a sentence of up to two years.