Barron pleads guilty to possession of oxycodone – The Hillsdale Daily News

HILLSDALE — A Pittsford Township man pleaded guilty to possession of oxycodone, a four-year felony, Monday morning in Hillsdale County Circuit Court in a plea bargain arranged with the Hillsdale County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.

Richard Alan Barron, 58, was arrested Feb. 28 by a parole officer with the Michigan Department of Corrections who was conducting a routine check of his (more…)

Missing oxycodone pills: Ohio lawyer says juror might have stolen opioid evidence at trial…

COLUMBUS >> An Ohio defense attorney says at least one juror may have stolen oxycodone pills during a drug trial.

The Columbus Dispatch reports attorney John David Moore Jr. says jurors found his client guilty and then rushed out of the courthouse before anyone noticed the 71 opioid pills were missing.

He says his client should get a new trial or have his (more…)

Father of Red Sox draft pick, 2 others accused of drug distribution – Asbury Park Press



Crime and arrests were on the decline in 2015, the most recent year with available data. Alex N. Gecan | Wochit

The father of a Red Sox draft pick and two other Ocean County men were arrested and accused of distributing cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and firearms after a three-month investigation. 

Jason Groome, 43, Anthony (more…)