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September 19, 2013 3:00 PM

61 charged with prescription drug fraud in Manatee, Sarasota

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 61 people as part of a lengthy investigation of a widespread prescription fraud ring involving residents of Manatee and Sarasota counties that illegally acquired almost 20,000 Oxycodone pills, according to a news release.

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