Police: Lititz woman tried 4 times to get oxycodone with forged prescriptions -…

A Lititz woman was charged with making several attempts to pass off fraudulent prescriptions to an unspecified CVS store in exchange for oxycodone, police said.

Carolyn A. Morgan, 39, reportedly made four attempts to obtain the medication between July 9 and 15, using prescriptions with an undisclosed physician’s forged signature.

She was charged with forgery and acquiring/obtaining possession of a controlled substance by (more…)

Patient tells judge he didn’t receive oxycodone doctor allegedly prescribed him – CTV News

Aly Thomson, The Canadian Press
Published Tuesday, April 11, 2017 6:48AM EDT
Last Updated Tuesday, April 11, 2017 1:44PM EDT

BRIDGEWATER, N.S. — A former patient of a Nova Scotia doctor accused of drug trafficking and fraud testified Tuesday that he did not receive pills even though records show they were prescribed to him.

“As God as my witness, I never got them,” Merle Chase (more…)

Fake oxycodone appearing on Albuquerque streets – KOB 4

Dr. Christian Shaw with Duke City Recovery Toolbox, an Albuquerque recovery center, said his clinic has seen about 20 people test positive for a drug called “blue.” It’s a man-made cartel-driven drug. Shaw said this time last year, they didn’t see any of this affecting our population. Drug Enforcement Administration officials say drug cartels are pushing fake oxycodone pills, lacing them (more…)