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Tucson man sentenced for sending drugs to Vt. man

A Tucson man has been sentenced in Vermont federal court to 2½ years in prison after he pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute oxycodone.

February 05, 2014 5:00 pm

Drug overdose deaths up in Pima County

More than 300 Pima County residents died of drug overdoses in 2012, a new county report says.

March 18, 2013 1:00 pmLoading…

Addict gets 15 years in stickups

A 57-year-old drug addict was sentenced to 15 years in prison this week after admitting he robbed a series of drugstores to get a prescription painkiller.

January 20, 2013 12:00 am

Drug addict is given 15 years for robbing series of pharmacies

A 57-year-old drug addict was sentenced to 15 years in prison this week after admitting he robbed a series of drugstores to get a prescription painkiller.

January 19, 2013 12:00 am
Walgreens' time cabinets aim to thwart drug heists

Walgreens' time cabinets aim to thwart drug heists

Tucson is not known as a hotbed for prescription-drug thefts, but that hasn't stopped Walgreens from installing new cabinets designed to deter drug thieves.

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Walgreens' time cabinets aim to thwart drug heists

Walgreens' time cabinets aim to thwart drug heists

This time-delay security cabinet was recently installed at the Walgreens drugstore at 4220 N. Oracle Road. The chain borrowed the concept from banks and other retailers that use similar devices to protect money.

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Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

Fire destroys rural house; damage set at $200,000

June 05, 2012 12:00 am
Tucson police seek man in recent robberies

Tucson police seek man in recent robberies

Tucson police are looking for an armed man suspected of stealing oxycodone from five south and west-side pharmacies.

June 04, 2012 1:03 pm Photos

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Woman charged with theft, child neglect

Woman charged with theft, child neglect

A 27-year-old Marana woman was indicted Thursday on charges that she smoked a powerful pain reliever while breast-feeding her infant daughter, neglected her three children and stole more than $13,000 from an elderly dementia patient.

March 02, 2012 12:00 am
Woman charged with theft, child neglect

Woman charged with theft, child neglect

Randi Lynn Hall and her children lived outdoors in a backyard, officials said.

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Prosecutors: Marana woman smoked oxycodone while breast-feeding

Prosecutors: Marana woman smoked oxycodone while breast-feeding

A 27-year-old Marana woman was indicted Thursday on charges she smoked a powerful pain reliever while breast-feeding her infant daughter, neglected her three children and stole more than $13,000 from an elderly dementia patient.

March 01, 2012 2:14 pm
Man sought in attempted Oxycodone theft

Man sought in attempted Oxycodone theft

Pima County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man who they say tried to steal Oxycodone from a northwest side supermarket last month.

February 14, 2012 3:19 pm

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