Special Agent in Charge James M. Kasson announced today that Sanseev Srivastan was found guilty July 17, 2006 on all counts for his involvement in an international Internet pharmacy network that imported and distributed millions of dollars worth of non-controlled and controlled drugs into the United States from India. The jury deliberated for only two hours following a five-week trial. This is the first Internet pharmacy prosecution in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Prior to this trial, Akhil Bansal (head of the internet pharmacy ring) and Fred Mullinix (head of one internet pharmacy web site) were found guilty of all charges. All other defendants involved have pleaded guilty.
20 July 2006