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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Sep 28, 2018
Clay County has received national attention after a Drug Enforcement Administration investigation revealed its pharmacies purchased enough drugs last year to provide 270 pain pills for every man, woman and child living there, Fox Chattanooga reports. Only four pharmacies in the county bought 1.5 million pain pills last year. The DEA has targeted area doctors and pharmacies as a part of its investigation, which could result in anything from a fine to criminal charges to the total shut down of the pharmacies.