Upshur man among 33 indicted on oxycodone charges – Record Delta

BUCKHANNON — A Buckhannon man is one of 33 individuals who have been charged in a 129-count federal indictment for oxycodone distribution unsealed Thursday.
Christopher Moriarty, 24, was listed in a press release which states he and the 32 other individuals named — all from Michigan and West Virginia — conspired with one another to operate an oxycodone distribution operation in the (more…)

Two jailed after 700 oxycodone pills seized – Huntington Herald Dispatch

FORT GAY – Wayne County law enforcement officials were able to intercept a shipment of more than 700 oxycodone pills sent to West Virginia from Detroit.

According to the Wayne Drug Enforcement Unit’s Facebook page, a Wayne County and Detroit resident were each charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and conspiracy. Their names have not been released.

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Detroit drug dealer pleads guilty to federal oxycodone charge – WSAZ-TV

By WSAZ News Staff | 

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) — A Detroit drug dealer pleaded guilty Monday to a federal oxycodone crime, according to information from acting U.S. Attorney Carol Casto’s office.

Chester Lee Estes, 40, entered his guilty plea to possession with intent to distribute oxycodone.

On Oct. 2, 2014, agents with the Huntington FBI Drug Task Force were (more…)