Dental assistant pulls out 13 teeth and steals $23,000 from patient in US

In Washoe County, Nevada there was a strange incident. As reported by The Daily Mail, citing information from the county sheriff’s office, 42-year-old Laurel Eick broke into a dental clinic and stole $23,000. However, stealing the cash wasn’t her first illegal act.

As it turned out, the day before, being only a doctor’s assistant and not having a license to provide medical services, the woman pulled 13 teeth out of a patient under anesthesia. According to law enforcement officials, Eick admitted to performing medical procedures using a discarded anesthetic.

The American woman was charged with burglary, grand larceny, conspiracy to commit burglary, and performing surgery without a proper license. The purpose for which she pulled her teeth was not named.