UPS to pay $40M to end criminal probe
Updated: Sunday, March 31 2013, 02:18 PM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - UPS has agreed to pay $40 million to end a federal criminal probe connected to its work with illegal online pharmacies.
The shipping company also says it's taking steps to block illicit online drug dealers from using their delivery service ever again.
Government investigators say UPS won't be charged with any crimes.
The $40 million fine is the money UPS collected from the illegal Internet pharmacies.