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.
A Lowell man has been arrested for allegedly dealing drugs out of his car while his four-year-old daughter slept in her car seat.
A 26-year-old woman who was already facing drug trafficking charges is now accused of beating her dog inside the ladies’ room at South Station.