TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Feb 3, 2017
A former Knoxville police officer charged in a conspiracy to distribute prescription painkillers signed a plea agreement today, according to Knoxnews. Joshua Hurst, a 13-year veteran of the department, and seven others were indicted in April on charges they distributed OxyContin and other painkillers across East and Middle Tennessee. Six of Hurst’s seven co-defendants also reached deals today.