Nurse practitioner accused of selling prescription painkillers to Bernie Fine … -…

This story was reported by Jim O’Hara and Emily Kulkus

Syracuse, NY – A nurse practitioner has been charged with illegally selling prescription drugs to the daughter of fired Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine.

Court papers said the defendant – Lauren Havens, of Manlius – provided prescription drugs to Sara Fine, 21.

Court papers also showed prescriptions written in the names of (more…)

Topton man had hundreds of painkillers for sale, Berks County detectives say – bctv.org

An undercover detective bought Oxycodone, a prescription opiate painkiller, from a Topton man, Berks County crime-fighters said Friday, Aug. 10.

John P. Chernak, 56, of 36 E. Barkley St., was charged with selling Oxycodone, possessing marijuana, and related offenses.

According to a news release:

On Wednesday, Aug. 8, Chernak met with an undercover agent about 3:15 p.m. near Topton to deliver 100 tablets of (more…)

Macaulay Culkin: Heroin Addict? – The Hollywood Gossip

Is Macaulay Culkin addicted to heroin?

The 31-year-old is, according to a shocking new tabloid report, allegedly using a deadly mix of potent pre­scription drugs and desperately needs help.

Macaulay’s legal team strenuously denies the report, as well as claims that the actor bought thousands of dollars of prescription drugs recently.

According to the Enquirer, Culkin spends up to $6,000 a month on drugs, (more…)