FedEx accused of shipping drugs to addicts and dealers

Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014

(NEWSCHANNEL 3) – FedEx is facing a criminal indictment.

Prosecutors are accusing the company of shipping prescription drugs from illegal online pharmacies to addicts and drug dealers.

The charges stem from a nine year investigation.

A FedEx spokesperson says the company is innocent of any wrongdoing.

A conviction could mean more than $820 million in fines and penalties.

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