Florida man convicted on Oxycodone scheme – WDRB

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) — A Florida man has been convicted in Christian Co., Ky. in a scheme to mail Oxycodone from Florida to Kentucky.  27-year-old Peter Nibert was found guilty of conspiracy to traffic in a controlled substance.

Two Hopkinsville, KY. residents, 24-year-old Cary Alder and 26-year-old Scotty Highsmith, were sentenced for their roles in the pill trafficking scheme.  Adler received ten years and Highsmith (more…)

Slidell pain clinic owner convicted of scam

The owner of a Slidell pain clinic was found guilty this week of money laundering and conspiring to distribute oxycodone and methadone for a scam that involved recruiting people from eastern Kentucky to visit his clinics in Pennsylvania and Ohio to sell them drugs for twice the profits. A federal jury in Lexington, Ky., on Tuesday returned guilty verdicts against 46-year-old (more…)