Arlington Doctor Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison in Oxycodone Conspiracy

Derron McRae Simon, 45, of Arlington, was sentenced on March 6 to 180 months in prison, followed by six years of supervised release for his role in an oxycodone conspiracy, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of Virginia.

Simon, a medical doctor, pleaded guilty on Dec. 18, 2014. In a statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, Simon admitted (more…)

Leesburg man accused of selling oxycodone that killed 20-year-old – Washington Post

A Leesburg man who allegedly dealt oxycodone pills to Loudoun County teenagers for years has been charged with conspiracy in the death of a reputed customer who overdosed from an injection of the addictive painkiller.

George Washington Crane V, 47, was arrested Friday in Leesburg. Federal prosecutors allege that he dealt oxycodone in Loudoun from 2006 to 2012 and that he engaged (more…)

Former Alexandria Doctor Pleads Guilty to Distributing Oxycodone

A former Northern Virginia doctor pleaded guilty Wednesday to conspiring to distribute oxycodone.

Larren Wade, 55, once owned a practice near Seminary Road in the west end of Alexandria. As part of his plea agreement, a news release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia states that Wade admitted to issuing “thousands of prescriptions for pain medications, sometimes (more…)