Portland woman pleads guilty to stealing blank prescriptions to get oxycodone – Press…

A 32-year-old Portland woman pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court to health care fraud and attempting to acquire oxycodone pills by deception.

From May 2015 until March 2016, Shannon Bragdon stole blank prescriptions from the dentist office where she worked and used dozens of them to pass fraudulent prescription orders at at least nine pharmacies in southern Maine, said U.S. Attorney (more…)

Second person sentenced in oxycodone distribution ring | WJHL – WJHL

TRI-CITIES, TN (WJHL) – A judge sentenced the second of three people charged in an oxycodone distribution conspiracy in the Tri-Cities.

Rocky Hendrix, 48, was sentenced to 78 months in federal prison for conspiring to unlawfully distribute and dispense oxycodone.

Hendrix pleaded guilty in February to conspiring with former nurse practitioner Sherry Barnett, Robert Staton II, as well as others.

They unlawfully distributed oxycodone (more…)

Physician’s asst and husband sentenced for diverting oxycodone – FOX43.com

HARRISBURG, Pa — The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that the former assistant to a York physician and her husband were sentenced in U.S. District Court in Harrisburg for conspiring to obtain and distribute up to 20,000 units of oxycodone through fraud and forgery.
According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, Amy Schneider, 31, was (more…)