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Resource ID: #19675
Subject: Sports
Source: WTHR-TV (Indianapolis)
Date: Nov. 12



This is a year-long investigation into one of Indiana's most high-profile citizens: Colt's owner Jim Irsay. The investigation revealed a long history of prescription drug abuse, including brushes with the law and several serious overdoses. Irsay contended that it was a personal issue, and so the story was never aired. That is, not until WTHR learned that he was at the center of a DEA investigation into possible prescription fraud.

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