oxycodone ring

Dr. Hector Castro is arrested in an alleged oxycodone ring in 2013. (Credit: Handout)

Trial Begins For Doctor Accused Of Giving Out Oxycodone For Cash

Opening statements began Thursday in the trial of a Lower Manhattan doctor accused in an oxycodone smuggling ring that trafficked $10 million worth of drugs across several states.

05/07/2015

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Manhattan Drug Ring Leader Thomas Luckey Gets Prison

Authorities say a Manhattan drug ring leader has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.

02/25/2015

Surveillance photo of crowd outside Astramed Physicians in the Bronx, from July 9, 2013. Dr. Terdiman is seen in a white shirt, pointing, in the center. (credit: Office of the NYC Special Narcotics Prosecutor)

Prosecutors: Bronx Clinic Doctors Wrote Bogus Prescriptions For 5.5 Million Oxycodone Pills

The ring operated out of Astramed, a purported medical clinic with multiple locations in the Bronx, prosecutors said. The pills have a street value of up to $550 million.

02/05/2014