Rev. Bertha Y. Wright pleaded not guilty today on charges of passing fake prescriptions at a pharmacy in Century, Florida. Wright who is the first lady and co-pastor at Mount Vernon AOH Church of God located in Mount Vernon, Alabama. Allegedly, her husband, Pastor Levon Wright did not tell parishioners his wife was arrested earlier this month on March 5.
Minister Bertha Y. Wright faces up to 16 charges, 11 counts of possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, three counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud, one count of trafficking in hydrocodone and one count of possession of a blank prescription.