Doctor Charged in Oxycodone Sales Re-Arrested – KLAS-TV

LAS VEGAS – A doctor who is facing charges in connection with the sale of oxycodone in the Centennial Hills Hospital parking lot earlier this year was arrested Thursday for violating his pretrial release.

Vinay Bararia, the hospital’s former co-chair, is scheduled in court at 3 p.m. Thursday. It is unclear what the violation is.

He is facing charges of conspiracy to distribute (more…)

Las Vegas Man Faces 15 Years in Alaska Oxycodone Ring –

A Las Vegas man accused of illegally transporting prescription painkillers to Alaska faces 15 years in prison.

The U.S. Attorney in Nevada says 28-year-old Nicholas Ghafouria pleaded guilty to money laundering, conspiracy and criminal forfeiture charges on Monday. He agreed to spend 15 years in prison, but will be officially sentenced in January.

Prosecutors say he’s also being ordered to turn over about (more…)

Nevada woman allegedly checks out of airport hotel, leaving oxycodone behind –

A Nevada woman who allegedly left a large quantity of oxycodone pills in a hotel room near Logan International Airport is scheduled to appear in East Boston District Court today, State Police said.

Ana Prado, 26, of Henderson, Nev., allegedly left the drugs at the Hyatt Regency after she checked out Friday, State Police said in a (more…)