Investigators: drug ring involved 120000 oxycodone pills worth $2.4 million on the street…

An FBI agent who investigated an alleged prescription drug ploy involving a local doctor said in federal court Friday that approximately 120,000 oxycodone pills were obtained through prescriptions and sold on the streets for about $17 to $25 each, totaling an estimated $2.4 million.

Richmond-area physician Clarence Scranage Jr., 61, is facing federal charges in the alleged oxycodone “pill mill” operation.

A detention (more…)

Bluffton traffic stop uncovers loaded gun, suspected heroin, cocaine, Oxycodone – Island…

An Orangeburg man was arrested on Thursday after an officer found drugs and a loaded gun in his car during a traffic stop.

Donqayis Busby, 22, was charged with trafficking heroin, possession of a controlled substance and possession of a firearm after he was pulled over around 12:50 p.m. at Buckwalter Parkway and H.E. McCracken Circle for an improper display of (more…)