Pine Ridge woman pleads guilty to assaulting victims to obtain pain meds

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A Pine Ridge woman accused of smashing the fingers of her victims with a rock in order to get opioids from their pain prescriptions has reached a plea deal with prosecutors.

Frenchone One Horn will plead guilty to Health Care Fraud, Fraudulently Obtaining Drugs, and two counts of Assault Resulting in a Serious Injury.

One Horn is entering the pleas in connection with two victims after originally being charged with injuring five people.

According to the indictment, three of the victims had a finger or two fingers amputated because of their injuries.

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