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Physician Murdered After Denying Prescription To Drug Seeker

Horrible.

200912091638.jpg Perry doctor killed by patient

SUSPECT HAD BEEN REFUSED PAIN PILLS EARLIER IN DAY

By Dori Hjalmarson, Bill Estep and Karla Ward – dhjalmarson@herald-leader.com

CORNETTSVILLE — A man seeking prescription painkillers shot and killed a doctor at a Perry County medical clinic Tuesday morning, according to state police.

Dr. Dennis Sandlin, 57, of Delphia died after being shot at Leatherwood/Blackey Medical Clinic in Cornettsville.

John Combs, 46, of Redfox in neighboring Knott County, was arrested after the shooting, state police said. Combs has been charged with murder.

There are no words. Wonder what narcs he’ll get in prison.

via Kevin, MD

*This blog post was originally published at GruntDoc*


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