Police seize 68 Oxycodone pills, 15.5 methamphetamine tablets – SooToday

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ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE

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ELLIOT LAKE – On June 16, 2017, at approximately 8:38 p.m., members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were conducting regular patrol duties on Lauzon Crescent and Algom Road in the City of Elliot Lake.

A vehicle drove by police with studded snow tires. A traffic stop was conducted, as studded tires are required to be removed by (more…)

Ontario pharmacist accused of dealing Oxycodone: Cops – Sun News Network

Ontario pharmacist accused of dealing Oxycodone: Cops

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TORONTO – A pharmacist is among eight people charged with drug trafficking, police north of Toronto say.

Police began investigating a Keswick, Ontario pharmacy in November after receiving a tip the owner, who is a pharmacist, was selling fentanyl and Oxycodone NEO to people without prescriptions.

Police allege the pharmacist arranged the sale of the (more…)

Ontario man sentenced to more than 3 years for smuggling oxycodone in U.S. – Globalnews.ca

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OxyContin pills are arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013. AP Photo/Toby Talbot

ALBANY, N.Y. – A 34-year-old eastern Ontario man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for smuggling prescription drugs into the U.S.

Nathan Benedict was arrested by U.S. drug enforcement agents in New York state in November 2010 and (more…)