A doctor on the Cape has been indicted for illegally prescribing Oxycodone and defrauding the state’s Medicaid program.
Police say the group was allegedly trafficking large quantities of pills from Lawrence and New York City.
A former doctor was alternately portrayed as a reckless prescriber of powerful, addictive drugs and a compassionate caregiver who tried to help people suffering from chronic pain, as his federal trial began Tuesday.
A friend of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez who died after crashing his car into a Connecticut country club in June had cocaine and oxycodone in his system, according to toxicology results released by police on Monday.
A 25-year-old man is facing drug dealing and gun charges after an anonymous tip led police to his home.
An off-duty trooper arrested a New York man Saturday on Interstate 495 in a drug bust that snared about 1,700 oxycodone pills, the Massachusetts State Police reported in a prepared statement.
Five people face drug trafficking charges after a traffic stop on Route 495 in Hopkinton.
An arrest for drunk driving turned into a much bigger bust on Saturday night.
The pills, which have a street value of $500,000, were allegedly stolen from a Hyannis pharmacy during a major winter storm earlier this month.
A Lowell man is the last of six military veterans sentenced for distributing drugs at the Department of Veteran Affairs’ Medical Center in Bedford.