Tucson podiatrist pleads guilty to forging oxycodone prescriptions – Arizona Daily Star

A Tucson podiatrist pleaded guilty in Pima County Superior Court to forging oxycodone prescriptions, state officials said.

Loren Scott Wessel is facing up to 3¾ years in prison when he is sentenced on July 14 for forgery, according to a news release from the Arizona Attorney General’s Office.

According to the AG, a veterinary supply company contacted the Drug Enforcement Administration after Wessel (more…)

Norridgewock man pleads guilty to selling oxycodone – Press Herald

A Norridgewock man arrested on drug charges in October pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court as part of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Department of Justice’s strategy to combat the opioid epidemic.

Brandon Lancaster, 21, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to distributing oxycodone, according to a release from United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II.

On Aug. 31, 2016, in (more…)

Pa. man pleads guilty to distributing oxycodone in W.Va. – Herald-Mail Media

MARTISNBURG, W.Va. — An Adams County, Pa., man pleaded guilty Thursday to distributing oxycodone in March in Jefferson County, W.Va., Acting U.S. Attorney Betsy Steinfeld Jividen said.

Steven Bruce Mathis, 52, of Biglerville, Pa., pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute oxycodone, according to a news release from Jividen’s office.

He faces up to 20 years in prison and (more…)