Southbridge man accused of selling oxycodone – Worcester Telegram

WORCESTER – Hector Espola was charged Wednesday in federal court with possession of oxycodone with intent to distribute. 

According to court documents, Mr. Espola, 30, allegedly sold 300 oxycodone pills on two occasions in July and August to a person cooperating with federal investigators. On Feb. 17, he was arrested in Massachusetts on a federal warrant as he returned (more…)

Former New England doctor wrote 1100 oxycodone prescriptions in one month, pleads guilty…

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 3:49 PM

A former New England doctor who was prescribing oxycodone and other powerful painkillers at enormously high rates pleaded guilty to 44 counts of health care fraud, conspiracy to commit mail fraud and money laundering.

Prosecutors say Dr. Fathalla Mashali wrote more than 1,100 oxycodone prescriptions in one month, which is more than some of (more…)

Man pleads guilty to conspiracy charges involving oxycodone, cocaine, gun in NH – NH1 News

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty in New Hampshire federal court to conspiracy charges involving oxycodone, cocaine, and a gun.

Court documents say 32-year-old Juan Rojas, of Haverhill, Massachusetts, said he and others participated in the distribution of the drugs in Massachusetts and New Hampshire. During a court-authorized wiretap investigation, police intercepted calls in which Rojas obtained quantities (more…)