KOKOMO, Ind. - A doctor accused of mishandling prescriptions for painkillers and other drugs at the central Indiana clinics he operated has been sentenced to two years in prison.
Don Wagoner, 78, pleaded guilty in May to seven felony counts.
Wagoner, his wife and two other doctors were arrested last year on narcotics charges connected to clinics in Kokomo and the nearby town of Burlington.
State officials said at least a dozen patients died from drug-related complications.
As part of his plea deal, Wagoner will also lose his medical license and can never practice medicine in the United States again.
Watch RTV6 and refresh this page for updates.
Boy who gave trip away dies before 7th birthday
Family and friends gathered Thursday night to celebrate a Martinsville boy who selflessly gave up his Make-A-Wish trip to his…
Charges filed against driver in fatal bus crash
Charges have been filed against the driver of a church bus involved in a fatal crash Tuesday afternoon.
1 killed in crash on I-74 in Hendricks County
One person was killed in a two-car crash on Interstate 74 in Hendricks County on Thursday evening.
Games, art galleries coming to Monument Circle
Indianapolis is adding a little "spark" to Monument Circle for 10 weeks starting Saturday.
USS Indianapolis attack getting movie treatment
Filming is underway for the story of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis.