Two women, accused of forging and filling prescriptions for hundreds of thousands of dollars of Oxycodone, faced the judge at a preliminary hearing in Greensburg Thursday.
Three men were busted for allegedly dealing heroin out of one-half of a Section 8 duplex on Palm Beach Avenue in Beechview.
Police in Washington County made two major drug busts just hours apart.
A federal prosecutor says a Huntington landlord who accepted illegal drugs as payment for rent has been sentenced to three years and 10 months in prison.
State police say they have now identified and issued an arrest warrant for a suspect accused of robbing a Walmart Supercenter pharmacy in Westmoreland County.
State police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a Walmart pharmacy in Westmoreland County.
A “BUCKWILD” cast member is back behind bars for violating terms of her previous release.
State police are investigating another robbery at the Walgreen’s pharmacy in Hempfield Township.
The owner of a Westmoreland County pharmacy has released surveillance video of an attempted burglary at the business hoping it’ll help police catch the suspect.
State police are investigating a rash of pharmacy robberies in Westmoreland County.
A former pharmacy technician at Jefferson Memorial hospital is charged with stealing prescription painkillers meant for patients, which she allegedly swapped for other medications.
Jefferson Regional Medical Center says that a medication labeled as the narcotic Oxycodone, actually contained a non-narcotic drug. The hospital says that a pharmacy technician who handled medication packaging in the hospital pharmacy substituted another medication for the narcotic. After an internal investigation the employee was fired.
Dr. Richard Rydze is in federal custody after being indicted on 185 counts.
A local doctor has been sentenced for prescribing painkillers to patients who didn’t need them.
Police in Moon Township and in Fayette County are investigating a pair of drug store heists within three hours of each other.