Thursday, April 23, 2015

Logan County Man Admits to Selling Oxymorphone

A Logan County man has admitted to selling the powerful prescription painkiller oxymorphone.

41 year old Joseph Allen Rogers, pleaded guilty Wednesday in federal court in Charleston to distribution of oxymorphone.

Rogers admitted he sold oxymorphone to a confidential informant on three separate occasions in April 2014.

Officers with the US 119 Task Force also executed a search warrant on Rogers' residents and found additional oxymorphone, oxycodone, cash and a gun, according to a news release.

Rogers faces up to 20 years in prison when he is sentenced in August.