Former Colo. medic sentenced for tampering with fentanyl vials at work

Christopher Robert Pattinson was indicted by a grand jury last year

By Leila Merrill

DENVER — Christopher Robert Pattinson, 41, a former Denver Health paramedic, has been sentenced to federal prison for tampering with fentanyl vials between Nov. 5, 2018, and Jan. 12, 2022 at his former employer.

The Denver Post reported that he will serve a three-year term.

A grand jury indicted him in 2022.

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