Police seize painkillers after stakeout – Delmarva Daily Times

A stakeout and a suspended driver’s license led to narcotics officers seizing 195 prescription painkillers, according to charging documents.

Shawn A. White, 31, was taken into custody Feb. 2 after a traffic stop in the area of Nanticoke Road and Rockawalkin Drive, district court records show. White had been under investigation since January under suspicion of (more…)

Doc Charged in Oxycodone Death on One Side of the Hudson Found Dead on the Other -…

The death of an accused pill-pushing doctor in Monroe, NY adds a new dimension to the case of a wide-ranging Hudson Valley opiod drug ring.

The case blew open after a teacher died in 2015 from an overdose of oxycodone and alprazolam, and authorities alleged his death was connected with an operation run by a doctor who wrote thousands of medically unnecessary (more…)

Federal jury convicts New York man involved in oxycodone distribution ring – vtdigger.org

A federal jury in Burlington convicted a New York man for his role in a scheme to sell opiate painkillers in Vermont over the course of six years.

Michael Foreste, known as “Beast,” was convicted 10 charges last week for working with a group of several others, including New York City police officer Andre Clarke, to traffic oxycodone pills to Vermont between (more…)