UPS worker accused of stealing Oxycodone from VA pharmacies – Keyser Mineral Daily News…

FISHERSVILLE — Virginia State Police have charged a shipping company worker with allegedly stealing 3,500 Oxycodone tablets being shipped to veterans.

The agency says in a news release that 22-year-old Schuylar Lotts of Staunton was arrested Thursday. He is charged with dozens of larceny, drug possession and possession with intent to distribute.

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Two jailed after 700 oxycodone pills seized – Huntington Herald Dispatch

FORT GAY – Wayne County law enforcement officials were able to intercept a shipment of more than 700 oxycodone pills sent to West Virginia from Detroit.

According to the Wayne Drug Enforcement Unit’s Facebook page, a Wayne County and Detroit resident were each charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and conspiracy. Their names have not been released.

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Lincoln County oxycodone dealer sentenced to 8 years in federal prison – HNN…

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Lincoln County man was sentenced  to 8 years in federal prison for conspiring to illegally distribute oxycodone and other prescription pills, Acting U.S. Attorney Carol Casto announced. Timothy Hallam, 34, of Branchland, West Virginia, was part of a drug scheme that involved prescription pills brought from Florida for sale in West Virginia.

 

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