Columbus man charged with organizing multi-state Oxycodone ring –

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — A 31-year-old Columbus man has been charged with running a multi-state pain pill ring.

Joshua Smith was indicted on 29 total felony counts on Jan. 4, 2017 in Franklin County, including 27 counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, 1 count of engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity, and 1 count of aggravated funding in drug trafficking.

According to court records, a (more…)

Columbus Oxycodone ring leader sentenced – Circleville Herald

COLUMBUS – Sukita M Williams, 44, of Las Vegas and Hilliard, Ohio, was sentenced in U.S. District Court to 72 months in prison for her role in an Oxycodone ring between Las Vegas and Columbus.

Williams is one of six defendants to be sentenced in this case on charges of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute Oxycodone and/or conspiracy to commit (more…)

Hilliard: Men robbing pharmacy show knife, take oxycodone – ThisWeekNews

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Wednesday November 30, 2016 3:46 PM

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An armed robbery was reported at the CVS Pharmacy, 4610 Cemetery Road, at 5:50 p.m. Nov. 26, according to the Hilliard Division of Police.

Two men displayed a knife and forcibly opened a safe, Officer Hyda Slone said. They took prescription medication, including doses of oxycodone, and ran out of the back door. No (more…)