Gulfport woman imprisoned for oxycodone conspiracy –

GULFPORT — A Gulfport woman was fined $3,000 and ordered to prison for 10 years and eight months for conspiring to distribute oxycodone in Harrison County.

Regina Gail Walker, 38, will have three years of post-release supervision after serving her time in a federal prison.

U.S. District Judge Walter J. Gex III sentenced her on a guilty plea Tuesday.

Walker is among eight Coast (more…)

Guilty plea entered in Miss. pain pill case – San Francisco Chronicle

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A Hudson, Fla., woman has pleaded guilty in a federal drug-trafficking investigation that identified her as the source of oxycodone pills brought to Harrison County, Miss., during visits to Coast hotels.

The Sun Herald reports 60-year-old Gail Ann Owens accepted a plea agreement Monday to a charge of possession with intent to distribute oxycodone, a prescription pain-killer.

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