Abuse of Oxycodone Pills Contributes to Epidemic of Heroin Overdose Deaths
Walter Moffett, age 51, of Chestertown, Maryland pleaded guilty today to his participation in a drug conspiracy in connection with the operation of purported pain management clinics that were actually “pill mills.” Eight co-conspirators previously pleaded guilty to the same charge.
The guilty pleas was announced by United States Attorney for the (more…)
ALEXANDRIA, VA—Michael Ryan Martin, 32, of Fairfax Station, was sentenced today to 144 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute heroin and oxycodone.
According to court documents, from approximately Aug. 14, 2014, until June 1, 2015, Martin illegally distributed oxycodone tablets and utilized the proceeds from these sales to purchase heroin, a portion of which (more…)
Derron McRae Simon, 45, of Arlington was sentenced March 6 to 180 months in prison, followed by six years of supervised release for his role in an oxycodone conspiracy.
Dana J. Boente, U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia; and Andrew G. McCabe, Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office, made the announcement after sentencing by U.S. District (more…)