|family:arial,sans-serif”>Shadyside psychiatrist sentenced for oxycodone trafficking, false prescriptions
A Shadyside psychiatrist was sentenced Friday to a year in federal prison, 18 months of community and home confinement for trafficking in oxycodone and submitting false claims for prescriptions to insurance. U.S. District Judge David Cercone imposed …
A city man was sentenced to 14 years in prison Tuesday in connection with an oxycodone prescription scheme, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
David Thompson, 43, was believed to be the leader of a scheme distributing oxycodone through fraudulent prescriptions, prosecutors said.
When a Hamden man texted his dealer for four 30-milligram oxycodone in March, he may not have known what he was actually buying.
It wasn’t until after the 30-year-old man died that it was discovered those pills were dangerous counterfeits.