.

Canton Pharmacist Convicted of Prescription Drug Fraud

Babubhai "Bob" Patel was accused of committing $60 million in fraud.

Babubhai "Bob" Patel is one of six people convicted in a Detroit-area drug fraud ring, according to a WDIV-TV story.

Patel, the owner of 20 pharmacies in the area, was sentenced Friday. The group is accused of billing government health programs for prescriptions that were never needed or received totaling $60 million, WDIV-TV reports. Patel is also accused of paying doctors to write prescriptions.

Patel also serves as vice chairman of the Canton Hindu temple.

Berna Que August 12, 2012 at 03:44 AM
this guy deserves the worst the law can award him...it wasnt enough that he had success, he had to be unethical and very greedy
Bob September 12, 2012 at 05:58 PM
Is this final Verdict or chances to escape? What is the punishment Given?

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »