Rogue pharmacist sells 500,000 oxycodone pills

A US pharmacist has been found guilty of illegally dispensing half a million oxycodone pills, scoring himself over $1.7 million in the process.

Valentine Okonkwo, 54, from Florida faces up to 20 years in prison after being found guilty of 11 counts of conspiracy to distribute and dispense oxycodone outside the usual course of professional practice, according to the Orlando Sentinel.