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Alleged Pill Mill Operator Shot In Local Home Invasion

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say a man is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot during a home invasion on Thursday. The victim is identified as 51-year-old Kevin Lake, a former physician who pleaded guilty to running a Columbus pill mill and failing to pay 3.5 million dollars in taxes. Lake is also a former trustee of Ohio and Bowling Green State universities. Authorities are searching for suspects in his shooting.

Jim has been with WCBE since 1996. Before that he worked as a reporter at another Columbus radio station, and for three newspapers in Southwest Florida.
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