Eight arrested in Hancock County oxycodone ring – Kennebec Journal

Posted: 1:08 PM
Updated: 2:30 PM

Maine Drug Enforcement agents seize more than $40,000 in oxycodone and $35,000 in cash in three raids Tuesday.

By Scott Dolan [email protected]
Staff Writer

Eight people have been arrest in Hancock County following a two-year investigation into an illegal drug ring that Maine Drug Enforcement agent consider a “significant source” of illegal prescription narcotics in the area.

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Nearly 1000 Oxycodone Pills Seized In Traffic Stop – 10TV

Two Michigan women are facing charges after allegedly being caught with 989 Oxycodone pills during a traffic stop.

The Ohio Highway Patrol stopped their vehicle in Hancock County on April 5.

After seeing marijuana in the car, troopers searched the vehicle and found a box containing the pills.

Mahogany Dean, 37, and Tiffany Lindsey, 47, were arrested and now face various drug possession charges.

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Ellsworth man pleads guilty to oxycodone trafficking – Bangor Daily News

ELLSWORTH, Maine — A city man has pleaded guilty to a string of drug-related charges that began last summer when police tailed him to Aroostook County where he picked up $3,400 worth of the prescription painkiller oxycodone.

Craig Strout-Desmond, 25, pleaded guilty Monday in Hancock County Superior Court to unlawful trafficking of a scheduled drug, unlawful possession of oxycodone, unlawful possession of (more…)