Walgreens Fined $80M for Oxycodone Violations – WLTX.com

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Donna Leinwand Leger, USA TODAY

Walgreens, the nation’s largest drugstore chain, will pay $80 million in fines to end a DEA probe into allegations it allowed millions of controlled substances, including the highly addictive painkiller oxycodone, to reach the black market.

The settlement is the largest civil penalty paid under the Controlled Substances Act in Drug Enforcement Administration history, U.S. Attorney (more…)

Woman allegedly sells undercover cops 400 Oxycodone pills – WINK News – Wink News

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested 48-year-old Kelly Marie O’Hare on drug trafficking charges Monday regarding an alleged undercover drug buy of 400 Oxycodone pills in 2010.

Officers say it happened on June 30, 2010 at a Fort Myers residence, where O’Hare is accused of selling the pills for $3,200.

O’Hare was located at her home at 150 Brooks Rd. Monday (more…)

ABC-7.com WZVN News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral & Naples, FloridaMan … – WZVN-TV

A Charlotte County Sheriff’s deputy arrested a Grove City man for Oxycodone found in his pants pocket; the man then said, “Oh, wait, these aren’t my pants!”

James Edwin White, 30, was arrested for Possession of Oxycodone and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

A deputy patrolling observed a man on a bicycle at Ninth Street and Kentucky Avenue in Grove City Just before 4:00 (more…)