Iredell man charged with trafficking oxycodone – Statesville Record & Landmark

A Mooresville man was charged Wednesday with trafficking prescription pills and driving while impaired after an Iredell Deputy pulled him over near his home, Sheriff Darren Campbell said.

Ex-NFL player admits selling oxycodone, ecstasy for international drug ring – The San…

Ex-NFL player Derek Loville is the latest to plead guilty in an investigation into a global drug and gambling enterprise run by former USC football player Owen Hanson.

Loville — who played for the Denver Broncos, Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers — pleaded guilty in San Diego federal court Tuesday to a racketeering conspiracy. Specifically, he admitted to trafficking drugs, including oxycodone (more…)

Lethal substance found in counterfeit oxycodone in Kindersley – The Battlefords…

A chemical described as toxic and dangerous has been identified in counterfeit Oxycodone tablets seized by the RCMP south of Kindersley.

RCMP Kindersley detachment reported they were advised by Health Canada Drug Analysis Centre that traces of the substance known as W-18 were found in one of the three Oxycodone tablets that were seized last April.

Subsequent testing identified the traces of W-18, (more…)