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…)

Man who had fentanyl pills made to look like Oxycodone sentenced – NBC4i.com

CLEVELAND, OH (AP) – A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after authorities searching his car and apartment seized more than 900 fentanyl pills made to look like tablets of a less-potent opiate.

Cleveland.com reports 30-year-old Ryan Gaston of Euclid apologized in federal court on Monday. He says he made a mistake and that he believes (more…)

Woman found with more than 800 oxycodone pills pleads guilty – KFYR-TV

MINOT, N.D. – A judge has ordered an Ohio woman to serve three years in prison after Minot Police Officers found her in April with more than 800 oxycodone tablets.

Fifty-two-year-old Della Davis pleaded guilty Sept. 14 to an A-felony charge of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

Prosecutors say that during a routine traffic stop on April 28, a (more…)