Feds Announce Charges In Pittsburgh-Area Prescription FraudFederal prosecutors in Pittsburgh have charged 18 people in 13 separate indictments with fraudulently obtaining prescription painkillers from government insurance programs then re-selling them on the street.
Feds: Woman Repeatedly Dislocated Shoulder To Get Pain PillsA Pennsylvania woman charged with purposely and repeatedly dislocating her shoulder so she could get painkillers is scheduled to plead guilty.
Federal Drug Charges Brought Against Former Penguin Kevin Stevens A two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Pittsburgh Penguins has been charged in federal court with conspiring to sell oxycodone in Massachusetts.
Authorities Seize Large Amount Of Oxycodone, Cash From W.Va. ManA man was arrested Saturday after authorities allegedly found him in possession of a large amount of prescription painkillers and cash.
Mother Arrested After Police Find Drugs In Car With 1-Year-OldA woman from Hampton Township faces charges after police found a large amount of drugs in her car, along with her one year old daughter.
Wolf Moves To Get Easy Access To Antidote To Heroin OverdosesGov. Tom Wolf wants to widen public access to a prescription drug that can prevent fatalities from drug overdoses.
Woman Facing Drug Charges After Arrest In BanksvilleA woman is facing drug charges after being arrested when police were called out to check on a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot in Banksville.
2 Westmoreland Co. Women Accused Of Forging Oxycodone PrescriptionsTwo 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.
Police Arrest 3, Including Man With Baby, During Heroin Bust At Beechview DuplexThree men were busted for allegedly dealing heroin out of one-half of a Section 8 duplex on Palm Beach Avenue in Beechview.
2 Major Drug Busts Just Hours ApartPolice in Washington County made two major drug busts just hours apart.
W. Va. Landlord Sentenced For Accepting Drugs As Rent PaymentA 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.
Arrest Warrant Issued For Walmart Pharmacy Robbery SuspectState police say they have now identified and issued an arrest warrant for a suspect accused of robbing a Walmart Supercenter pharmacy in Westmoreland County.

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