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Lawyer: Md. Doctor To Plead Guilty To Drug Charge

A gynecologist charged with illegally distributing powerful painkillers to patients is expected to plead guilty to federal charges next week.


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D.C. Firefighter Arrested For Fake Prescription

A D.C. firefighter has been arrested for allegedly filling a fake prescription at a pharmacy in Maryland while wearing his uniform.


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18-Year-Old With Oxycodone Arrested For Attempted Theft From Parked Cars

A teen in possession of Oxycodone is accused of shoplifting and attempting to steal from parked cars in Anne Arundel County.



Man Gets 8 Years For Selling Oxycodone

An Elkton man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for conspiracy to distribute oxycodone.


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Newly Hired Correctional Officer Charged After Drug Sting

Allegany County Sheriff Craig Robertson says a newly hired county correctional officer has been arrested after buying Oxycodone from an undercover officer.


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Hagerstown Dentist Charged With Distribution Of Oxycodone

A dentist who owns a practice in Hagerstown has been indicted on charges of distributing oxycodone and enticement of a minor to engage in sexual activity.


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Man Convicted In Oxycodone Distribution Scheme

A Baltimore man has been convicted of recruiting workers in doctors’ offices to get fake prescriptions for oxycodone.


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Del. Man Sentenced For Robbing Md. Pharmacy

A Delaware man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbing a pharmacy and shooting a gun when fleeing.


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Police Search For Man Who Robbed Pharmacy Of Oxycodone

Baltimore City police are searching for a suspect who robbed a pharmacy of prescription drugs.


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Doctor From Howard Co. Charged For Illegally Selling Drugs

An abuse of power. A military doctor from Howard County is charged with illegally selling prescription drugs.



Senators Pare Back Prescription Drug Abuse Plan

Maryland senators are seeking a limit on who would report to the state under a monitoring plan aimed at curbing prescription drug abuse.



Brothers Sentenced For Md. Pharmacy Heists

Two brothers are going to federal prison for conspiring to distribute oxycodone they got from string of drugstore robberies in western Maryland and Baltimore County in 2009.