Canadian Internet Pharmacy Leader Arrested in Miami

In a sign of a stepped-up crackdown on the illegal pharmaceutical trade, U.S. authorities arrested Andrew Strempler, 38 years old, a pioneer of the Canadian Internet pharmacy industry, on charges related to the sale of foreign and counterfeit medicines, according to officials in Miami. Andrew Strempler, a pioneer of the Internet pharmacy trade implicated in selling counterfeit drugs to Americans, was arrested in Miami.