Doctor's office raided in Texas - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Doctor's office raided in Texas

(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
PINEHURST, TEXAS (AP) -

Federal and local law enforcement agencies in Texas raided a Pinehurst, Texas, doctor's office Thursday morning as part of an ongoing three-year investigation.

Pinehurst Police Chief Fred Hanauer said the office of Dr. Philip M. Cantu was raided around 9:30 a.m.

Dr. Phillip Cantu is in no way related to or affiliated with Dr. Said Cantu, who operates out of the Institute For Neuropsychiatry in Lake Charles, La. Dr. Said Cantu has not been accused of or charged with any crime nor is he being investigated.

Dr. Philip M. Cantu was investigated after numerous complaints and a large number of out-of-state patients receiving prescriptions from him.

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