An Athens woman is facing a charge of chemical endangerment of a child after her infant son tested positive for oxycodone shortly after birth.
Kennady Elizabeth McBay, 24, of 18307 Menefee Road, is charged with one count of chemical endangerment of a child as well as bond revocation on a previous possession of controlled substance charge from May.
She is being held without (more…)
A young pharmacist has been reprimanded after he stole 58 oxycodone tablets a day from his workplace to feed a drug habit.
He’ll also need to get a Pharmacy Board-nominated psychiatrist to declare him fit to practice if he wants to return to work as a pharmacist.
The problem began in 2012 when the Victorian man, whose name is known to Pharmacy News, (more…)
An Upper East Side doctor was busted by federal authorities Monday, accused of feeding his patients’ addiction to powerful painkillers.
Dr. Martin Tesher is charged with prescribing 2.2 million oxycodone pills to patients without a legitimate medical purpose – including those he knew were addicted to the powerful pain killer.
The millions of pills were doled out among 14,000 illegal scripts that the (more…)