Trumbull doctor arrested for prescription fraud

A Trumbull doctor is facing charges for allegedly selling prescriptions to drug abusers.Dr. Donald Austrian was arrested Wednesday.Police say he prescribed Oxycodone and Oxycontin to

TRUMBULL - A Trumbull doctor is facing charges for allegedly selling prescriptions to drug abusers.

Dr. Donald Austrian was arrested Wednesday.

Police say he prescribed Oxycodone and Oxycontin to patients without examining them and charged them more than $100 in cash for the visits.

They say Dr. Austrian is suspended from Bridgeport Hospital pending an investigation.

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