Greensburg Physician Pleads Guilty To Selling Drugs, Using Casino To Launder MoneyA Greensburg physician pleaded guilty to illegally selling drugs and using a Washington County casino to launder money.
Pennsylvania To Receive $53 Million In Suboxone Settlement After Company Defrauds Health Care ProgramsPennsylvania is in line to receive more than $53 million as part of a nationwide settlement with a British company that once distributed a drug used to treat opioid addiction.
Former Local Suboxone Clinic Doctor Sentenced To Home Confinement For Unlawful DistributionA former doctor was federally sentenced to home confinement and probation for illegally prescribing Suboxone while he worked for a drug addiction clinic.
Federal Inmate Sentenced To 16 More Months For Illegally Possessing DrugsAn inmate at a federal correctional institution pleaded guilty to possessing a prohibited object in prison and was sentenced 16 more months.
Police: Stepfather Falls Asleep, Suffocates 2-Year-Old Boy After Taking SuboxoneA Beaver County man is facing charges, accused of suffocating his stepson after falling asleep on top of him on the family couch.
Man Accused Of Stealing From Paralyzed Uncle, Giving Him Powerful NarcoticA Westmoreland County man is accused of taking advantage of his uncle, who is paralyzed, and administering a powerful narcotic that could have killed him.
Woman Tips Off Police About Drug Dealers In Her HomeA woman tipped off police Friday morning that there were drug dealers in her home.
Ex-School Board Member Arrested In Fayette Co. Drug SweepA drug sweep in Fayette County netted 16 arrests on Wednesday, including that of a former school board member.
FDA-Approved Implant Helping Patients Battle Opioid AddictionRecently, the FDA approved an implant that delivers a slow, but steady dose of buprenorphine over six months. It's called a Probuphine implant.
Cardiologist To Plead In Methadone-Related Pill Mill CaseA cardiologist charged with running a pill mill along with a woman who ran a methadone clinic raided by federal agents last fall is set to plead guilty Friday.
Mother Charged After Toddler Found Outside In SnowstormA 23-year-old woman is facing charges after her toddler was found wandering outside in a snowstorm, while she was allegedly passed out inside her Jeannette home.
Glenshaw Man Accused Of Trying To Sell Drugs In CourtroomA Glenshaw man is facing charges, accused of trying to sell drugs inside a local courtroom.
Mom Arrested After Being Found Passed Out Behind Wheel With Baby In CarA local mother is facing charges, after police officers found her passed out behind the wheel of her car, with a baby in the back seat.
Woman Killed When Box Truck Hits Car On Rt. 65 In AmbridgePart of Route 65 was closed for most of the morning commute Friday in Beaver County after a fatal crash.