Manatee County pharmacist arrested for stealing Oxycodone from job – WFLA

CAPE CORAL, Fla. (WFLA) – A Manatee County pharmacist was arrested by the sheriff’s office on Wednesday and charged with theft and possession of controlled substances.

Cody Bennett, 33, was employed as a pharmacist at the Manatee Discount Pharmacy when he committed the offenses.

The sheriff’s office Special Investigations Division initiated a criminal investigation after they received a complaint of suspicious activity at (more…)

Monterey woman charged with selling oxycodone – Cookeville Herald Citizen

BY LINDSAY MCREYNOLDS

A Monterey woman has been charged with selling oxycodone in a drug-free zone.

Stephanie Elizabeth Smith, 32, was arrested Wednesday following an investigation by the Cookeville Drug Unit of the 13th Judicial District Task Force into an incident that happened in 2016.

She was temporarily held on a $15,000 bond and is expected in Putnam Criminal Court Nov. 6.

In other recent arrests:

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Man charged with involuntary manslaughter – The Newark Advocate

NEWARK – A man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter after he allegedly gave Oxycodone pills to his cousin who had been drinking, causing him to die of an overdose.

Daniel R. Quick, 52, last known address 27 Bolen Court, Newark, was charged Dec. 6 with involuntary manslaughter, a first-degree felony. The warrant was kept under seal until Quick’s (more…)