Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Conviction Of Doctor And Owner Of Bronx Clinic Involved In Illegal Distribution Of More Than Five Million Oxycodone Pills
Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced the conviction of KEVIN LOWE, the owner of "Astramed," a purported medical clinic with multiple locations in the Bronx, New York, and from which more than five million tablets of the prescription painkiller oxycodone were unlawfully distributed over a three-year period. LOWE was convicted yesterday following a two-week jury trial presided over by U.S. District Judge Lorna G. Schofield.
- Date:May 5, 2015
- Agency:U.S. Attorney
- Criminal and Civil Actions