An American woman was arrested after she broke into a dental clinic and pulled out 13 teeth for a patient, The Daily Mail reports.
The incident occurred in Washoe County, Nevada. As told in the county sheriff’s office, 42-year-old Laurel Eick stole 23 thousand dollars from the office of a dental clinic and, being only a doctor’s assistant and not having a license to provide medical services, pulled out 13 teeth of a patient under anesthesia.
According to law enforcement officers, Eik admitted that she performed medical procedures using a decommissioned anesthetic.
The woman was charged with burglary, grand theft, conspiracy to commit burglary, and conducting an operation without an appropriate license. In addition, Eik faces charges of violating the probation period and the procedure for serving a suspended sentence.
The purpose for which she pulled out her teeth is not called.