Local pharmacist faces federal drug charges

Becky Barnes,

A Cynthiana pharmacist has been named in a federal indictment on drug trafficking charges.
Michael Ingram, owner of Hometown Pharmacy of Cynthiana, was indicted in U.S. District Court (Lexington) on Sept. 3 on 41 counts of alleged illegal drug transactions. However, the court documents remained sealed until Friday, Sept. 18.
According to federal court records, the incidents are alleged to have occurred at Ingram’s Georgetown Hometown Pharmacy between June 2010 and March 2013.