Alleged Oxycodone smuggling leads to arrest – KRBD

A 32-year-old Hydaburg woman faces felony drug charges after allegedly trying to bring hundreds of Oxycodone tablets from Seattle to Ketchikan.

According to an Alaska State Troopers report, the Southeast Alaska Cities Against Drugs Task Force arrested Terra Adams at about 10:30 Sunday night. Troopers say she had a role in smuggling 367 30-milligram tablets of the prescription drug into Ketchikan.

Troopers say (more…)

Robber Takes Oxycodone in Albertsons Pharmacy Holdup — MIPD Blotter

The Albertsons Sav-On Pharmacy on Mercer Island was hit on Sunday, Feb. 3 by a robber looking for the prescription drug Oxycodone.

Mercer Island Police say the suspect walked into the store on 77th Avenue SE at 10:25 a.m. and presented a note to the pharmacist demanding Oxycodone. The pharmacist complied and the suspect fled with two 100-count pill bottles, valued at (more…)

Guilty plea in Portland in national oxycodone ring – Las Vegas Sun

Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 | 7:24 a.m.

A Las Vegas man pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Portland for his role in a drug ring accused of illegally selling painkillers and laundering $1.7 million in revenue.

The 27-year-old, Kingsley Osemwengie, is held for sentencing on Feb. 19.

The Oregonian reports (http://is.gd/aAqM85) he an 18 others accused of dealing oxycodone across the (more…)